Jefferson Diggs

Jamaica street co-named for civil rights activist Jefferson Diggs
Jamaica street co-named for civil rights activist Jefferson Diggs
Southeast Maggie Hayes 9/30/2013 at 3:17PM

The late Jefferson Diggs was “someone who I, and many other elected officials in southeast Queens, could rely on to help us represent the community,” said Councilmember Leroy Comrie. On Saturday, Comrie, surrounded by family and friends, hosted a street co-naming ceremony in which he unveiled “Jefferson Diggs Way” at 88th Avenue and 178th Street, [...]