Strickland presents three possible budgets as city projects $80 million COVID hit on revenues

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 22, 2020 6:58 AM CT | Published: April 21, 2020 4:42 PM CT

Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland says the city faces an $80 million loss of revenues from the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in a worst-case scenario and a “status quo” budget with no growth is the most optimistic forecast of federal and state government relief.


Mayor Jim Strickland Patrice Robinson Memphis City Council COVID-19

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Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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