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Trinidad Express / It is most unfortunate to change the historic name of Queen Street or to change the name of any other street or place. An Express article of July 16 reported a plan to change the name of Queen Street to Penny Street. What is desirable is that if anyone merits the honour of having a street named for him or her this should be a new street, not one requiring a change of name.

Janelle “Penny” Commissiong deserves a street being named after her but has it got to be a street already named—and named since 1797?

 

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