Fairfax County Highways Honoring Confederate Leaders Renamed

An exit to “Lee Jackson Memorial Highway” (Photo by Famartin, CC-BY-4.0)

A recent article in The Washington Post recounts the decision of Fairfax County leaders to rename two major highways that were once named for Confederate leaders. “Lee Highway” will be known as “Route 29” and “Lee-Jackson Memorial Highway” will be come “Route 50”. Read more over at The Washington Post.