The street naming played out like a funeral, with tributes to the former mayor on the steps of Gary City Hall, where the “Mayor Rudolph ‘Rudy’ Clay Memorial Highway” sign was unveiled Friday.
Former Gary Mayor Rudy Clay, who revealed more than two years ago that he was suffering from prostate cancer, has died.
Voters in Indiana go to the polls Tuesday to pick city and town governments and decide tax questions.
Next Tuesday is Election Day in Northwest Indiana, and in Gary, voters will choose nominees to become replace longtime Mayor RUdy Clay
A diagnosis of prostate cancer is forcing the mayor of Gary to suspend his campaign for re-election.