Retiring public servant Antoinette Edwards (center) is honored on her retirement by Mayor Ted Wheeler and the other members of the Portland City Council for her work in community advocacy and directing Portland’s Office of Youth Violence Prevention.
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Antoinette Edwards retires from office helping youth
“There are few people I would call a hero. You’re a hero,” remarked Mayor Ted Wheeler before declaring July 31 as “Antoinette Edwards Fierce Advocate Day” in Portland.