Memphis Mayor Paul Young proposes 75-cent city property-tax hike

By  and , Daily Memphian Updated: April 24, 2024 6:55 AM CT | Published: April 23, 2024 4:16 PM CT

Young presented his budget propsosal including the first tax hike in more than nine years for the city Tuesday, April 23, at the top of Tuesday’s Memphis City Council meeting. Council budget deliberations begin next month.


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