Jean-Baptiste Pointe DuSable Lake Shore Drive Official Name Change Happened Today

Haitian people wave flag in honor of Jean — Baptistery Pointe DuSable.

Back in June, the Chicago City Council voted to rename the city’s famous Lake Shore Drive in honor of Jean Baptiste Point DuSable, a Black trader who is widely regarded as Chicago’s founder.

Well the day has finally come for the official name changing of Lake Shore Drive, with so many things changing in Chicago due to Covid…