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Posted: Wednesday, 21 May 2014 4:07PM

Frank Davis ''Naturally N'Awlins'' Memorial Bridge bill passes

The bill to name the Twin Span bridge along Interstate 10 that crosses the eastern end of Lake Pontchartrain the Frank Davis "Naturally N'Awlins" Memorial Bridge is headed to the governor's desk.

It passed 90-0 in the state House

If Bobby Jindal signs the measure or allows it to become law without his signature, the change will be effective August 1, 2014.

Senator A.G. Crowe said that Davis was an icon on radio, television and in person.

After decades on WWL Radio and WWL TV, Davis succumb to a debilitating nervous system disease at the age of 71 last year.

Click here for more on Davis' life and death...

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