Haushalter grilled by commissioners about Curtis Givens’ party

By , Daily Memphian Updated: December 02, 2020 8:44 PM CT | Published: December 02, 2020 12:22 PM CT
<strong>Shelby County Health Department Director Alisa Haushalter (shown during a Nov. 9 press conference) said there will be changes to the current health directive because of a large party thrown by club owner Curtis Givens. &ldquo;I&rsquo;m just as disappointed as anyone that they were not shut down on Saturday,&rdquo; Haushalter said Wednesday, Dec. 2.</strong> (Mark Weber/Daily Memphian)

Shelby County Health Department Director Alisa Haushalter (shown during a Nov. 9 press conference) said there will be changes to the current health directive because of a large party thrown by club owner Curtis Givens. “I’m just as disappointed as anyone that they were not shut down on Saturday,” Haushalter said Wednesday, Dec. 2. (Mark Weber/Daily Memphian)

Commissioners questioned the Health Department’s response to the tent party in Hickory Hill Saturday that drew hundreds of people. Shelby County Health Department Director Alisa Haushalter indicated there will probably be some changes but that there are limits on what her department can do. Later in the day there were some changes in that.

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Alisa Haushalter COVID Curtis Givens
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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