County property tax hike stirs opposing commission views

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 03, 2021 4:00 AM CT | Published: July 03, 2021 4:00 AM CT

On “Behind The Headlines,” county commissioners Van Turner and Mark Billingsley clashed over whether the commission should reopen its budget season later this month to consider a one-cent property tax hike.

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Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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