Union Row plan approved; gas sales on Lightman property rejected

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: January 09, 2020 3:29 PM CT | Published: January 09, 2020 11:01 AM CT

The Land Use Control Board on Thursday approved plans for the first 10.5 acres of the $1.3 billion Union Row mixed-use development. But the board rejected a proposed convenience store with gas sales in a wooded part of southeast Shelby County.


Union Row Development Land Use Control Board
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.


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