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Augusta historic preservation advocate Addie Powell dies

Addie Powell, a historic-preservation advocate for Augusta's Bethlehem neighborhood, died Tuesday. She was 90.Powell was surrounded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-01-12/augusta-historic-preservation
Mrs. Addie Powell

JOHNSTON, S.C. -- Mrs Addie Powell, 90, of Route 2, Johnston, died Thursday, Feb. 3, 2000. The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Palmer Funeral...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/04/obi_281334.shtml
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Augusta Housing Authority names complex for community advocate Addie Scott Powell

As housing improvements for poor and elderly citizens materialize, Addie Powell's name etched in stone at a new housing complex signifies her enduring legacy, family and city leaders said Wednesday.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-08/augusta-housing-authority-na
New public housing units set for spring move-ins

...selected off the authority's waiting list. The project, named Powell Pointe after former historic preservation advocate Addie Powell, is part of the city's larger effort to revitalize historic black neighborhoods in the urban core.Construction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-24/new-public-housing-units-set-
Razing is often seen in district

Too many demolitions and too little preservation. That's what lifelong Bethlehem resident Addie Powell, 84, said she has witnessed since the Augusta Commission voted to rescind the neighborhood's local historic district designation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/08/met_40732.shtml
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Residents hear plan for redevelopment

...Antioch Baptist Church. "When you sit down at the drawing table, we think as property owners we ought to be there," Addie Powell, a longtime resident of the historic but largely dilapidated Bethlehem neighborhood, told officials in charge of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/18/met_370064.shtml
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Session might change policies

...is tied to much of the history of Augusta's black community, Mr. Montgomery said. Lifelong Bethlehem resident Addie Powell agreed. "You wouldn't find this anywhere else, so that's why it's on the register," she said. "It has a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/16/met_437308.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Group to offer loans to need

...identifying the owners and giving their home addresses and phone numbers. Bethlehem Community leader and property owner Addie Powell said the signs were the height of intimidation and as low as anyone could stoop. "I think this technique is one of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/08/met_212621.shtml
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Troubled community seeks police presence

...You have people hiding behind overgrown shrubbery (doing crimes), and this makes the deputies' jobs difficult." Addie Powell, 83, also lives on Twiggs Street and isn't ready to give up on her cherished neighborhood. "We need the substation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/06/met_421258.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission | Augusta State University | Lucy C. Laney High School | Paine College
Video shows rise of black women

...area. Other black women featured in the video are: Addie Powell, 79, Edyth Dimond, 76, Dr. Justine Washington...families and a free clinic for babies in Hyde Park. Addie Powell Age: 79 Work: Worked as teacher and historian in Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/14/met_312720.shtml
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