9 Bronx streets to be renamed after iconic residents

Officials have announced that nine Bronx streets will soon be renamed after iconic borough natives.City officials said Dawson Street will be renamed after music legend

THE BRONX - Officials have announced that nine Bronx streets will soon be renamed after iconic borough natives.

City officials said Dawson Street will be renamed after music legend Arsenio Rodriquez.

Three-time Golden Gloves champion Ronney Vargas, who was shot and killed at the top of his career, will also have a street named after him.

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