Posted on February 22, 2010 at 5:59 PM
Tuesday, Feb 23 at 6:33 AM
Should the "Mark McGwire Highway" sign be removed from I-70?
(KMOV)-- The lawmaker who pushed to rename part of I-70 "Mark McGwire Highway" now wants McGwire's name taken away.
State Sen.Ryan McKenna said it's not appropriate to honor McGwire because he admitted to using steroids.
The measure is attached to a broader bill that has already received approval from the transportation committee.
A 5-mile stretch of I-70 was named "The Mark McGwire Highway" after McGwire hit 70 homeruns in 1998.
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