Strong Street

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Strong Street
West end: Y Street
East end: Blackshear Avenue
Namesake: Jasper Strong

Strong Street is an east-west street in Pensacola. Its runs easterly uninterrupted from Y Street to I Street, where it is interrupted by the Attucks Court housing project. Resuming at F Street, Strong runs easterly to Tarragona Street, and after being interrupted by Interstate 110, picks back up at Hayne Street and runs uninterrupted to a point east of 19th Avenue at Bayou Texar. On the bayou's eastern shore, Strong continues from Bayou Boulevard to Scenic Highway, with a one block interruption between Perry Avenue and Pickens Avenue for A.K. Suter Elementary School.