Hettie Powell

Councilmember Ruben Wills re-elected to City Council
Politics Maggie Hayes 9/11/2013 at 1:13AM

Incumbent Councilmember Ruben Wills will continue on through another term in the 28th City Council District. Wills beat out attorney Hettie Powell, Reverend David Kayode and Eugene Walter Evans for the seat with almost 50 percent of all votes. After being elected to the City Council in a 2010 special election, Wills has been hard [...]

Primary guide: City Council District 28
Primary guide: City Council District 28
Politics Queens Courier Staff 9/06/2013 at 3:54PM

As the clock ticks closer to city primaries on Tuesday, September 10, The Courier would like to provide you, the reader and the voter, with a fair, detailed guide of who is running. Here is a list of the City Council District 28 primary candidates (Jamaica, South Ozone Park, Richmond Hill, Rochdale), who they are, what they [...]

Field widening in City Council District 28 race
Field widening in City Council District 28 race
Politics Queens Courier Staff 8/01/2013 at 11:17AM

The race for City Council District 28 is widening with a diverse range of candidates including Hettie Powell, a longtime lawyer hoping to get her chance in politics. “Our community matters,” she said. “In these tough times, who you choose to represent you in the City Council matters.” Powell, running on the Democratic ticket, is [...]