Memphis’ month-long party a backdrop for park dispute

By Updated: June 02, 2019 4:00 AM CT | Published: June 01, 2019 7:17 PM CT

As a successful Memphis in May International Festival unfolded in Tom Lee Park, there was plenty of symbolism and drama building in the controversy over what happens next to the30-acre Downtown Memphis park.

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Carol Coletta Jim Holt Memphis In May Memphis River Parks Partnership Tom Lee Park
Bill Dries

Bill Dries

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


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