​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Robert E. Lee and S**** Peak Drive Renaming Process​


​​On Sept. 16, the Phoenix City Council will formally consider renaming Robert E. Lee Street and S**** Peak Drive pursuant to Phoenix City Code Section 18-1 regarding street names deemed derogatory or offensive. The Sept. 16 meeting follows a weeks-long public process that included five community web forums and multiple avenues to submit written comments. The links below include background on that public​ process as well as resources for residents of each street to assist with updating addresses should the City Council approve renaming. 

 

Phoenix City Council Formal Meeting - Sept. 16

 Though the Covid-19 pandemic has forced the Council chambers to remain closed to in-person viewing, there are multiple ways to to participate in the Sept. 16 Formal Meeting. Residents using a land phone line can comment and follow the proceedings by phone. Residents also can follow the meeting live on the city webstream and anyone can submit written comments in advance. Details on participating in the Sept. 16 Formal M​eeting can be found on the City Council meeting page or by calling 602-262-6001.​ The full council reports are linked below. 

Full S**** Peak Drive Council Report​  

Full Robert E. Lee Street Council Report

​​​Resources for Residents and Business

Resources for IndividualsResources for Business