City, county propose joint ordinance to expand countywide pre-K program

By Published: February 01, 2019 8:22 PM CT

A Shelby County and city of Memphis joint ordinance is proposed to create the structure to allow the countywide prekindergarten program to expand by 1,000 seats next school year.


Education Memphis City Council Michael Whaley Shelby County Commission
Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf covers Binghampton, Frayser, North Memphis and Raleigh for The Daily Memphian. Omer previously covered county government. He is also a former reporter at The Jackson Sun and a University of Memphis graduate.

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