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Waldo Tunnel will become Robin Williams Tunnel

Robin Williams poses during "Happy Feet" press event in Beverly Hills in 2011 (left), Waldo Tunnel in Marin County (right).

The tunnel going into and out of Marin County will soon be called the Robin Williams Tunnel. The California State Senate approved a resolution to change the name of the Waldo Tunnel to honor the late actor and comedian.

The state senate approved a resolution to change the name of the Waldo Tunnel to honor the late actor and comedian.

A woman from Tiburon started an Change.org petition to rename the tunnel. Williams grew up and lived in the Bay Area. It will cost $3,000 to change the signs which will have to come from donations. The renaming could happen as soon as this fall.

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