Albuquerque City Councilors approve renaming street after late priest

Politics - Government

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Albuquerque City Council gave the go-ahead to rename a stretch of Coors Boulevard for a local priest killed in a crash. Father Graham Golden was hit and killed while pulling onto Coors while leaving a South Valley abbey last month.


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The name change could apply from Central down to the county line. The County Commission is also expected to weigh in. Since Coors is a state highway, the New Mexico Department of Transportation will have the final say.

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