Harris links car fee to larger issues of climate change, poverty

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 28, 2019 11:37 AM CT | Published: September 27, 2019 8:57 PM CT

On The Daily Memphian Podcast, the Shelby County mayor said he's open to other ideas for a "$10 million-plus" commitment to MATA. He framed the call to action around broader changes in local issues as he outlined a start by funding more frequent trips on the eight most popular bus routes as soon as possible.

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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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