List of places named after Cesar Chavez

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The following is a list of places named after Cesar Chavez, an American labor leader and civil rights activist:

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Major streets[edit]

Arizona[edit]

  • César Chávez Street (San Luis) (formerly 3rd Street)
  • Cesar Chavez Avenue (Somerton) (formerly Avenue F)

California[edit]

Cesar Chaves High School (Stockton, California) (formerly Cherokee Road)

Idaho[edit]

New Mexico[edit]

  • Avenida César Chávez (Albuquerque) (formerly Stadium Avenue)

Michigan[edit]

  • César Chávez Drive (Flint) (I-475 Service Drive through Downtown)
  • César E. Chávez Avenue (Pontiac) (M-24 Business)

Minnesota[edit]

  • Cesar Chavez Avenue (Minneapolis) (formerly 2nd Ave N)
  • César Chávez Street (Saint Paul) (formerly Concord St)

Missouri[edit]

  • Avenida César Chávez (Kansas City) (formerly 23rd Street)

Oregon[edit]

Texas[edit]

Wisconsin[edit]

  • César E. Chávez Drive (Milwaukee) (formerly S. 16th Street)

Utah[edit]

  • 500 South in Salt Lake City bears the honorary designation César E. Chávez Boulevard
  • 2320 South in West Valley City bears the honorary designation Cesar Chavez Drive[2]

Libraries[edit]

Arizona[edit]

  • César E. Chávez Regional Branch (Phoenix)

California[edit]

Cesar Chavez Library- 2100 Moorpark Ave., San Jose, CA 95128 (http://www.sjcc.edu/library/)

K-12 Schools[edit]

Arizona[edit]

California[edit]

Colorado[edit]

Illinois[edit]

  • César E. Chávez Multicultural Academic Center (Chicago)

Maryland[edit]

Minnesota[edit]

  • Academia Cesar Chavez Charter School (St. Paul)

Michigan[edit]

  • César Chávez High School (Detroit)
  • César Chávez Middle School (Detroit)
  • César Chávez Academy Elementary School (Detroit)
  • César E. Chávez Elementary School (Detroit)

New Mexico[edit]

  • César E. Chávez Elementary School (Las Cruces)
  • César Chávez Elementary School (Santa Fe)
  • César Chavez Charter High School (Deming)

Oklahoma[edit]

Oregon[edit]

Texas[edit]

Washington, D.C.[edit]

Wisconsin[edit]

Post-secondary schools[edit]

Arizona[edit]

California[edit]

Colorado[edit]

Former places[edit]

Post-secondary schools[edit]

Oregon[edit]