Memphis looks at pre-Christmas lockdown; suburbs say no way

By  and , Daily Memphian Updated: December 18, 2020 5:25 PM CT | Published: December 18, 2020 3:04 PM CT

The Memphis City Council will consider asking health officials for another lockdown just before Christmas, but suburban mayors adamantly oppose such action. 

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City Council Dr. Jeff Warren Mayor Mike Wissman Mike Cunningham
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.

Clay Bailey

Clay Bailey

Clay Bailey, a lifelong Memphian, has worked as a reporter in the city four decades. He concentrated on suburban coverage for the bulk of his career, except for a stint as sports editor of The Daily Memphian when it launched in September 2018. He now is suburban editor and also serves as a freelance sports writer for The Associated Press.


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