New county commissioners bring fresh eyes, new perspectives

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 17, 2018 6:22 PM CT | Published: September 17, 2018 5:57 PM CT
The 13-member Shelby County Commission has entered a new four-year term with eight new faces. Those new commissioners soon will have to make key decisions while, at the same time, learning about the ins and outs of county government.


Shelby County Commission
Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf covers Bartlett and North Memphis neighborhoods for The Daily Memphian. He also analyzes COVID-19 data each week. Omer is a former Jackson Sun reporter and University of Memphis graduate.


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