County Commission goals include help for Regional One

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 27, 2022 11:59 PM CT | Published: June 27, 2022 4:00 AM CT

And with almost half of Shelby County Commissioners leaving office in two months, they have a firm deadline to find $350 million in funding, their share of the project’s funding, for the county-owned hospital. The Commission also has ambitious plans to revamp the county’s MWBE program. 

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