County Commission approves most federal COVID aid use

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 19, 2021 6:15 AM CT | Published: October 18, 2021 7:54 PM CT

Commissioners approved the plans for using $58 million in American Rescue Plan Act funding, but several challenged Shelby County Mayor Lee Harris’ plans for the remaining $10 million.


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