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Class captures Harrisburg in photos

...between them.This is the second year the camps were held. Last year, similar camps were held in the Laney-Walker Bethlehem district."Last year we had well over 10,000 images," Schulte said. "It's a lot of images, but there were some...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2013-07-23/class-captures-h
Pocket park is dedicated in Heritage Pine subdivision

...Administrator Fred Russell and Marion Barnes, each of whom played a key role in revitalization of the Laney-Walker/Bethlehem district.Revitalization began in 2007 when the commission approved a contentious deal that tied a downtown trade, exhibit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-07-30/pocket-park-dedicated-heritag
Copenhaver optimistic about Augusta's direction in State of City address

...recently being awarded the HUD Secretary's Opportunity and Empowerment Award for efforts in the Laney Walker/Bethlehem district, he said.But he also said the city has issues."We've got a 22 percent poverty rate that I want to see us...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-02-07/copenhaver-optimistic-ab
Bethlehem district raises questions

During the past 38 years, Tommy Phillips has lived in seven different homes on six different streets in the Bethlehem residential district. A historically black neighborhood, Bethlehem has been designated as a local historic district since April 1993, something Mr. Phillips said that, along with the neighborhood's name, he never knew. "I haven't called it by nothin' except the streets in here," Mr. Phillips, 63, said recently from the front porch of his cornflower-blue Linden Street home as he smoked a hand-rolled cigarette.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/26/met_315356.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Bethlehem Neighborhood: Raze it

...would sell the house she inherited from her mother and leave the neighborhood. To some residents in Augusta's Bethlehem district, which is speckled with vacant and dilapidated homes, the history isn't worth saving. "What's the use of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/14/met_88828.shtml
Metro | Lucy C. Laney High School
Across the area

...Wyatt said the broader issue was the future of the Bethlehem district. "Either we save what we can save, or we decommission...three-room shotgun house, a style prevalent in the Bethlehem district. The corporation has bought property in the block...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/06/met_311310.shtml
Metro | Columbia County Commission
Too much protection

...recommendation to retain, with some modifications, the local historic designation for the Bethlehem neighborhood. The Bethlehem district - a 480-acre area bordered by Wrightsboro Road, Railroad Avenue, Old Savannah Road, and McCauley, Poplar and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/15/edi_442863.shtml
Editorials | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Session might change policies

...among city officials, primarily, to rescind the Bethlehem District designation under the local ordinance," Mr. Montgomery...goal of some city officials. The history of the Bethlehem District, a 480-acre area bordered by Wrightsboro Road...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/16/met_437308.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Rants and raves

...they are doing. A RANT TO THE Augusta Commission: There is so much that needs to be done in town. One is the Bethlehem district. These people are elderly. Is there any reason why you can't make their last days happy ones? They are the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2006-07-18/rants-and-raves
Metro | Rants and raves
Candidates experience financial woes

...you'll never check a record that will say I haven't paid them." In 2000, a home Mr. McIntyre owns in the Bethlehem district had a lien placed against it by the city's Department of License and Inspection for unpaid cleanup charges. City...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/13/met_358234.shtml
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