Robert C. Weaver - Legacy and Honors

Legacy and Honors

  • 1962, the Spingarn Medal by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
  • 2000, the HUD headquarters building, which Weaver had dedicated at its completion in 1968, was renamed the Robert C. Weaver Federal Building in his honor
  • 2006, a street is named after him in NE Washington D.C., "Robert Clifton Weaver Way"

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