County Commission approves first phase funding for Big Creek resilience project

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 08, 2021 9:08 PM CT | Published: February 08, 2021 9:08 PM CT

The project will widen a floodplain north of Big Creek for use as a recreational area with trails when the creek is low.


Shelby County Commission Big Creek 2021 budget season

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