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Street to be named after Kyle LeFlore
Posted: 7:12 AM, Jul 10, 2018
Updated: 2018-07-10 08:29:28-04
Last month, the City Council approved changing the name of 29th Street to
Kyle Wayne LeFlore
Street between Meredith and Fowler Avenues.
LeFlore graduated from Omaha Northwest and went on to be a sergeant in the Army, serving tours in Iraq, Kuwait, Afghanistan and South Korea.
In January, he was
shot and killed outside
an Omaha bar while
home for the Holidays
, he had recently returned from duty in South Korea. A street-naming ceremony will take place July 20.
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