Lakeland pauses new commercial development along U.S. 70

By , Special to The Daily Memphian Updated: January 26, 2023 4:00 AM CT | Published: January 26, 2023 4:00 AM CT

With concerns about crime, congestion and over-development, Lakeland officials have placed a one-year moratorium on commercial projects along U.S. 70.


Lakeland commercial moratorium Mayor Josh Roman

Michael Waddell

Michael Waddell is a native Memphian with more than 20 years of professional writing and editorial experience, working most recently with The Daily News and High Ground News.


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