Bob Barker‘s identify may quickly grace an intersection in Hollywood … his longtime girlfriend and administration workforce are engaged on getting him a memorial city sq..
Roger Neal, Bob’s longtime publicist, tells TMZ … Bob’s girlfriend, Nancy Burnet, and Bob’s reps are working with the Metropolis of Los Angeles to make a possible “Bob Barker Memorial Sq.” a actuality.
We’re advised Bob’s camp is speaking with Metropolis Council Member Hugo Soto-Martinez, whose district consists of Hollywood, to see which intersection works finest for a Barker tribute.
The late ‘Worth Is Proper’ host lived in Hollywood on Outpost Drive because the Nineteen Fifties, and we’re advised town agrees it is a no-brainer to recollect him with a city sq. named in his honor … so it seems like location is the primary hurdle.
Bob’s publicist beforehand helped shepherd memorial city squares for Carol Burnett and Mickey Rooney in L.A. … which would appear to bode properly for Barker’s camp.
TMZ broke the story … PETA beforehand requested town to honor Bob with Bob Barker Blvd. in entrance of their workplace on Sundown Blvd.
We’re advised Nancy and Bob’s workforce will not be part of PETA’s plans, and it is a completely separate memorial.
Backside line … Bob’s so beloved in L.A. it seems like he may find yourself with a number of metropolis tributes.