City, county leaders debate linking $17/hour minimum wage to PILOTs

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 16, 2021 6:38 AM CT | Published: April 16, 2021 4:00 AM CT

Proposals by Memphis City Council members and Shelby County commissioners emerged during a second joint meeting Thursday of the two bodies. But other elected officials expressed concern that just talking about changes in economic development incentives could put the city and county at a disadvantage.

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Memphis City Council Shelby County Commission Martavius Jones Tami Sawyer Worth Morgan
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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