Mayor Dellums: change “Fruitvale Station” to “Grant Station”?

On July 2nd, 2010 I sat down with Oakland Mayor Ron Dellums and discussed the possibility of renaming “Fruitvale Station” to “Grant Station”, out of respect for Oscar Grant, the young man who was shot and killed by Bart officer Johannes Mehserle on the Fruitvale Bart Station platform on January 1st, 2009 as many people documented the incident with their camera phones.

HERE IS WHAT MAYOR DELLUMS HAD TO SAY…

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One thought on “Mayor Dellums: change “Fruitvale Station” to “Grant Station”?

  1. a profound journalistic question. ameliorating the situation is the most important issue we face. the right answer is all that is needed.your idea has far reaching implications. congratulations!

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