City seeks approval for Memphis Fairgrounds Planned Development

In addition to ‘a convention center for sports’ it will include mixed-use Village District

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 10, 2019 3:42 PM CT | Published: October 10, 2019 2:01 PM CT

The city seeks approval from the Land Use Control Board for a new 200,000-square-foot sports and events complex and a 700,000-square-foot mixed-use development of retail, restaurants, hotels, entertainment, commercial office space and multifamily residential. 

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Fairgrounds The Destination District The Village District
Elle Perry

Elle Perry

The Memphis native and two-time University of Memphis graduate has written for publications including The Memphis Business Journal, Memphis Flyer and High Ground News, and previously served as coordinator of The Teen Appeal.


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