Officials in Chanhassen say there is a push to rename a portion of Highway Five after one of Minnesota’s iconic natives. Fans of the late Prince want to see a seven-mile stretch of the highway in the city renamed as Prince Rogers Nelson Memorial Highway. According to reports, the highway renaming is the dream of a group of his biggest fans and they have already begun collecting signatures to present to state lawmakers.
Petition To Rename Highway Section After Prince Receives Over A Thousand Signatures
By Ashley Hanley|2021-03-01T06:33:59-06:00March 1st, 2021|
About the Author: Ashley Hanley
Ashley (Goettl) Hanley is a North Mankato native and Mankato West graduate who made the switch from TV journalism to radio. After five years at KEYC News 12, Ashley is thrilled to be working for KTOE News. Ashley and her husband John, and son John, enjoy spending time in the community. You can also find Ashley coaching and playing softball and supporting her brother on the MSU football team and her sister with Scarlet athletics. Even though she went to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Ashley kept her Minnesota roots and is a big Twins and Vikings fan!