Shelby County Commission wrestles with rugby, reentry programs

By , Daily Memphian Updated: December 04, 2023 9:12 PM CT | Published: December 04, 2023 9:09 PM CT

A vote on a construction contract for a rugby field was delayed Monday, Dec. 4, amid an ongoing commission debate about whether programs in one area are a start or are a limit that doesn’t benefit other areas. 


Shelby County Commission Memphis Inner City Rugby Reentry Britney Thornton

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