Heights CDC unveils winning design to inspire developers, save building

By , Special to The Daily Memphian Updated: March 22, 2021 12:49 PM CT | Published: March 20, 2021 2:41 PM CT

The first- and second-place designs adapt the vacant Highland Heights United Methodist Church buildings for residential, commercial and community event space. The third-place winner transforms the space into assisted living for seniors.


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Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey retired in January as a business reporter at The Daily Memphian, and after 40 years in journalism. A Tupelo, Mississippi, native, he graduated from Mississippi State University. He has lived in Midtown for 36 years.