Blight fight moves from single lot to bigger market-based view

By , Daily Memphian Published: May 17, 2019 1:31 AM CT

The $11 million renovation of a Frayser apartment complex owned by The Works, a South Memphis community development corporation, is an indication that the coordinated fight against blight in the city has moved beyond one single-family home at a time.

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Behind The Headlines Blight Marlon Foster Roshun Austin Steve Barlow
Bill Dries

Bill Dries

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


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