Baltimore Avenue is getting an honorary name change thanks to the Boys in Blue.
KCMO City Communications Director Chris Hernandez told 41 Action News the city council voted unanimously for Baltimore Avenue to be renamed Royals Avenue during the playoffs.
@KCMO, the official Twitter account of the City of Kansas City, Mo., tweeted out this photo:
— Kansas City, Mo. (@KCMO) October 9, 2014
The city said no actual signs will be changed; it is only an honorary name change.
Residents of Baltimore Ave. took to Twitter earlier in the week asking Mayor Sly James to rename their road.
— Shannon Oleen (@ShannonOleen) October 8, 2014
Shannon Oleen, a resident of Baltimore Ave. had a few suggestions for the new name
Mayor James replied back on Twitter, noting the name change could be a possibility.
@ShannonOleen I'll see what we can do.
— Mayor Sly James (@MayorSlyJames) October 9, 2014
After the name change Thursday, Oleen was back on social media, thanking the city and cheering on her team.
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