TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A Florida lawmaker wants to name a state highway after President Donald Trump.
State Rep. Anthony Sabatini, R-Clermont, announced Tuesday that this legislative session he will be sponsoring an amendment to rename U.S. Highway 27 as the "President Donald J. Trump Highway."
U.S. 27 is a 481-mile-long roadway that runs north and south from Miami up through to the capital city.
This legislative session I will be sponsoring an amendment to rename U.S. Highway 27 as the “President Donald J. Trump Highway.” Looking forward to working on this important designation honoring one of the greatest Presidents in American History. pic.twitter.com/x2gNzv8pxv— Rep. Anthony Sabatini (@AnthonySabatini) January 19, 2021
U.S. 27 runs through the northside of Tallahassee and is better known as North Monroe Street. It also continues through the eastern half of the city as Apalachee Parkway extending to Florida's Capitol building.