Did You Know ... that New York Avenue in Washington, D.C., did not extend past Bladensburg Road (the original 1800 boundary of the city) until 1954 -- and was built only because the federal government and the state of Maryland constructed Route 50?
Thursday, May 17, 2018
I refuse to post these to the front page of Wikipedia any more. But I will post them here. The article I wrote or assisted with is in bold.