Colin Powell back in Bronx to commemorate new housing facility

? Bronx native Colin Powell returned to his roots in Longwood.The former joint chief of staff was back to commemorate a new energy-efficient housing complex

THE BRONX - ? Bronx native Colin Powell returned to his roots in Longwood.

The former joint chief of staff was back to commemorate a new energy-efficient housing complex named in his honor.

The building features a green roof and will house 50 low-income families.

Powell grew up just a few blocks from the new building on Kelley Street.

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