Paul Young opens 2023 Memphis mayoral bid in Oakhaven

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 06, 2022 5:46 AM CT | Published: October 05, 2022 8:05 PM CT

Young said he is “the youngest and the most experienced” candidate in the still-forming pack of contenders. The kick-off comes one year to the day before the Election Day to decide who succeeds Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland.


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