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Historic preservation

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Folder 1: Newspaper clippings, 2023-06-18 - 2023-07-09

 File — Box 1, Folder: 1
Collection number: 1
Scope and Contents Opinion pieces from the Valdosta Daily Times expressing opposition to the proposed Overpass project and its impact on Valdosta's historically Black neighborhoods. "Passed over by overpass: Black communities impacted by GDOT, city projects" by Gwen Sommers Redwine. June 18, 2023. "Historic preservation ordinance proves death knell for Black heritage" by Gwen Sommers Redwine. June...
Dates: 2023-06-18 - 2023-07-09

Valdosta Black Heritage Group

Collection number: MS -186
Scope and Contents Members of the African American Community representatives of the Black Heritage Group, representatives from the city of Valdosta and the Georgia Department of Transportation met on April 27, 2023 to discuss the proposed St. Augustine Overpass project, which was currently in the planning stages.The history of the African American community of Valdosta with Georgia Department of Transportation projects has been primarily negative. This collection contains articles...
Dates: 2023-07-25