List of places named after Cesar Chavez

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Cesar Chavez Street sign in Austin, TX

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

Communities[edit]

Texas[edit]

Cesar Chavez, Texas

Parks[edit]

César Chávez Park - Berkeley, California

Arizona[edit]

California[edit]

Plaza de César Chávez, San Jose

Colorado[edit]

Nevada[edit]

Washington[edit]

Major streets[edit]

Arizona[edit]

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

California[edit]

Idaho[edit]

New Mexico[edit]

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

Michigan[edit]

Minnesota[edit]

  • Cesar Chavez Avenue (Minneapolis) (formerly 4th Ave N)
  • César Chávez Street (Saint Paul) (formerly Concord St)

Missouri[edit]

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

Oregon[edit]

Laurelhurst gates at Chavez and Stark - Portland Oregon

Texas[edit]

Utah[edit]

  • 500 South in Salt Lake City bears the honorary designation Cesar E. Chavez Boulevard
  • 30th Street in Ogden bears the honorary designation Cesar E. Chavez Street
  • 2320 South in West Valley City bears the honorary designation Cesar Chavez Drive[4]

Wisconsin[edit]

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

Libraries[edit]

Perris library

Arizona[edit]

California[edit]

Cesar Chavez Library- 2100 Moorpark Ave., San Jose, CA 95128 [9]

Michigan[edit]

  • Cesar E. Chavez Collection/Colección Cesar E. Chavez, East Lansing, Michigan [10]

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]

New Mexico[edit]

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

Ohio[edit]

  • César Chavez College Preparatory School (Columbus)

Oklahoma[edit]

Oregon[edit]

Texas[edit]

Washington, D.C.[edit]

Wisconsin[edit]

Post-secondary schools[edit]

Arizona[edit]

California[edit]

Cesar Chavez Student Center

Colorado[edit]

Michigan[edit]

New York[edit]

Former places[edit]

Post-secondary schools[edit]

Oregon[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Art honors works of César Chávez". UNION TRIBUNE. 2006-03-23.
  2. ^ "Cesar Chavez Park". www.seattle.gov. Retrieved 2019-03-31.
  3. ^ http://www.katu.com/news/50242262.html. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. ^ "West Valley City votes to name street after Cesar Chavez".
  5. ^ "LA County Library".
  6. ^ "César E. Chávez Branch | Oakland Public Library".
  7. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20060823104955/http://www.salinas.lib.ca.us/hours_locations.html. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  8. ^ http://www.stockton.lib.ca.us/chavez.html. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  9. ^ "Library".
  10. ^ "Cesar E. Chavez | MSU Libraries".
  11. ^ http://www.pps.k12.or.us/schools/chavez. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  12. ^ "César Chávez Cultural Center".
  13. ^ "César Chávez Cultural Lounge University of Michigan Housing". University Housing. Retrieved 2019-10-19.