Commission seeks to stem flow of county budget ‘surprises’

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 09, 2020 10:55 PM CT | Published: November 09, 2020 9:04 PM CT

The latest hiccup is a higher-than-expected contract for the University of Tennessee Health Science Center to run the county’s forensic center for the region, with the county dipping into its reserves for the difference. 


Shelby County Commission 2020 budget season Van Turner Mark Billingsley

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