Commission rejects Singleton Parkway convenience store with gas pumps

By , Daily Memphian Updated: December 06, 2021 8:46 PM CT | Published: December 06, 2021 8:46 PM CT

While punting on the gas station, the Shelby County Commission did approve an appeal for a gated community on Forest Hill Irene. Also, Commissioner Edmund Ford Jr. defended his father against criticism of his behavior at a Memphis City Council meeting last month.


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