The man who led the Dippers [almost] to the mountain top before his timely demise is going to get a street named after him in Toronto.
Jack Layton Way.
The Toronto Star reported last week that "Councillor Paula Fletcher, who introduced the idea in November, said the location in Layton’s beloved riding is important, close to east Chinatown, where he was a “'hero.'”
Final confirmation, which should be a slam dunk, will come in February.