Author Archives: Rolanda Powell

Vote 2020: Early Voting for Special Election Runoff July 20-August 7

There will be a General Primary, Nonpartisan, and Special Election Runoff on Tuesday, August 11th.  Early voting begins Monday, July 20 to Friday, August 7th from 8:30a.m. to 6 p.m. You can also vote early on Saturday, July 25 and Saturday, August 1 from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.  Who’s on the Ballot? Sample Ballots Find your registration […]

Congratulations to Dr. Jennifer Hendricks MD, MPH

Dr. Jennifer Hendricks Center Hill

Jeffrey and Beverly Hendricks are long-time residents of the Center Hill Community.  Mrs. Beverly Hendricks moved to the Center Hill Community as a child. When Jennifer’s parents married, they maintained the house and raised Jennifer and her brother at the same residence, where the family currently resides. Mrs. Hendricks attended Frederick Douglass High School, where Jennifer was […]

Atlanta Community Food Bank Helping During COVID-19

Atlanta Community Food Bank Logo

With the additional challenges presented by the COVID-19 outbreak, Atlanta Community Food Bank is actively adapting to continue keeping meals on the tables of seniors, children and families across Atlanta. If you are in need of food assistance, you can visit their COVID-19 Help Map to find a food distribution point near you: https://www.acfb.org/covid-19-help-map If […]

Could this be the answer to one of Atlanta’s most dangerous streets?

Center Hill Neighborhood with Atlanta Bicycle Coalition

Since the tragic crash on Donald Lee Hollowell (DLH) with 14-year old Jermaine “JJ” Wallace, it’s hard to drive the stretch without thinking about the loss of a community member. The events of the past few weeks have been incredibly difficult and challenging for the entire Center Hill Neighborhood community. My heart and prayers go […]

Community call for enhanced safety measures after accident kills teenager

For Immediate ReleaseSeptember 11, 2019Contact: Rolanda PowellCenter Hill Neighborhood Association, Presidentcenterhillna@gmail.com Donald Lee Hollowell Parkway safety Once again, the Center Hill Community is mourning the loss of a young life. Fourteen-year-old Jermaine M. Wallace Jr. was en route to Douglas High School on Thursday morning, September 5, 2019, when he was struck by a car […]