St. Jude drops request for temporary parking

Concerns raised about proximity to homes

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: November 29, 2019 12:55 PM CT | Published: November 28, 2019 4:00 AM CT

Local planning boards are sometimes criticized for giving rules exceptions to developers at the expense of residents and neighborhoods. But this month even St. Jude Children's Research Hospital - arguably the most popular and influential "developer" in town - did not get its way.


ALSAC Board of Adjustment Memphis and Shelby County Division of Planning and Development St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
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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