Another Chance For Chavez Fans

The North Texas Tollway Authority wants to rename State Highway 121, and it’s asking for public input on the matter. Someone suggested naming the road after the legendary congressman Sam Rayburn, who hailed from Bonham, but that makes too much sense. Cesar Chavez must have passed through that area at one time or another. Or at least, thought thoughtfully about labor conditions in the area. Start flooding those inboxes!

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20 responses to “Another Chance For Chavez Fans”

  1. Grammar Police says:

    Clint Eastwood Tollway

  2. JS says:

    The Highway of Dreams!

  3. Some driver says:

    Big Box Tollway

  4. T Sizzle or Fizzle says:

    Why don’t we sell naming rights, like for stadiums and stuff?

  5. I’m just glad somebody else gets to vote on it this time.

  6. Veronica Corningstone says:

    How about State Highway 121? That just might be crazy enough to work.

  7. El Rey says:

    I Can’t Believe We Are Paying For This Twice Tollroad

    or

    Jerry Jones Parkway

    They are synonymous anyways…

  8. brad says:

    The TollTag Express

  9. Unadulterated Greed Tollroad

  10. Mike says:

    The Gov. Good Hair Tollway

  11. Dwight says:

    It does make too much sense to name it after Rayburn. He served in the House for forty-eight years, over twenty as Speaker. When he died, he had $15,000. He never accepted gifts or money from lobbyists. I wonder how many serving today have the same integrity?
    Damn, we could use some statesmen like him today! Maybe in oh, say Illinois???

  12. Dirty Bastard says:

    “Thanks For Paying Our Tax To Drive, Sheeple” Highway ?

  13. Daniel says:

    Creditgotafewpimpleswellweunderstandbadthingscanhappentogoodpeopleandwecangetyouintoaqualitypredrivenvehicletoday Expressway

  14. How about the “None of the Cameras in the Cash Lanes of the Dallas North Tollway Work Express Parkway.”

  15. Lambder Alphander says:

    Cullen Davis Tollway?

  16. Daniel says:

    Reverend Bob Tilton Parkway

  17. LakeWWWooder says:

    The Road to Nowhere?

  18. Obama's Seat says:

    Why not just create road signs like the LED message-changing billboards?

    All streets would have basic numbers for postal service, but the name could change weekly to satisfy the identity-group du jour.

  19. Geronimo says:

    The Pete Sessions Taliban Turnpike or The John Cornyn No-Show Highway

  20. Troll Doll says:

    The Earl Campbell Link Way