Harris: New budget means layoffs, cuts in vital services likely

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 26, 2020 4:00 AM CT | Published: June 26, 2020 4:00 AM CT

The county mayor also said in a "Behind The Headlines" interview that he has no regrets about his budget proposal that the commission rejected, which included a wheel tax hike with some budget cuts and an ambitious five-year plan to fund new school construction.


2020 budget season Shelby County Commission Lee Harris Behind The Headlines
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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