Mother Bickerdyke en Honoring Women From Galesburg's History <p>Galesburg city council members approved a resolution in support of naming facilities, parks and streets in honor of notable women.<br /><br />More than 50 women are listed in a document provided to aldermen. They are community organizers, athletes, artists, educators, and more from throughout Galesburg&#39;s 175 year history.<br /><br />The document will be used when the city considers naming and renaming things.<br /><br />Mayor Sal Garza said too few women have been recognized by the city.<br /> Thu, 22 Mar 2012 18:05:32 +0000 Rich Egger 12229 at Honoring Women From Galesburg's History