Even though it runs through the heart of L.A’.s Baldwin Hills/Crenshaw neighborhood, most Angelenos would be hard pressed to locate Rodeo Road on a map.
In fact, they’d probably point to its ritzy doppelganger — Beverly Hills’ Rodeo Drive — instead.
That may change very soon, however.
Residents here are cheering a proposal to rename the asphalt thoroughfare in honor of former President Obama, who visited here when he was a U.S. senator.
The news that southwest L.A.'s Rodeo Road