MLGW board weighs push for suburban voting members

By , Daily Memphian Updated: March 06, 2024 5:51 PM CT | Published: March 06, 2024 2:56 PM CT

An MLGW board member is coming with a resolution urging the Memphis City Council to put a city charter change on the ballot later this year that would expand the board to seven voting members. The two suburban appointees now on the board do not have voting power. The issue is a volatile one.


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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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