That particular part of Bucharest (see map) is where the communist nomenklatura and former high-ranking Securitate officers were living (and some still do).
At the crossing of these two boulevards, the letter writers have asked the Bucharest mayor to erect a statue in memory of "the fight and resistance of the spirit against communism."
It comes as a fitting time, as August 1 was RFE/RL's last broadcast to Romania. Eugen Tomiuc wrote a moving tribute to the service.
-- Oana Serafim