Easter Rising Way: some 300 people turned out for the renaming of the pedestrian walkway in Queens

New York has a new street: Easter Rising Way. The “step street” in Maspeth in the borough of Queens was officially unveiled at a naming ceremony on S(...)

Currently known as “step street”, Easter Rising Way will be a pedestrian staircase that runs along 53rd Avenue, from 65th Place to 64th Street in west Queens.

New York is to name a street to mark the centenary of the Easter Rising. “Easter Rising Way” in Maspeth, Queens will be named in a formal ceremony on(...)