Chairman’s new committee causes rancor in County Commission

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 28, 2021 1:42 PM CT | Published: September 27, 2021 9:06 PM CT

When chairman Willie Brooks created a study group Monday on possible local government changes without a vote, some commissioners call it a consolidation committee in all but name, causing chairman Reginald Milton to quit.


Shelby County Commission city-county consolidation Reginald Milton Tami Sawyer Edmund Ford Jr. Mark Billingsley Brandon Morrison

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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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