MATA begins long push for public buy-in of ‘innovation corridor’

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 19, 2019 6:17 AM CT | Published: November 18, 2019 8:37 PM CT

A public comment session Monday at the Central Library drew several dozen people and plenty of reminders of the city's long-running debate about the bus system run by the Memphis Area Transit Authority. The corridor has almost all of the $74 million to build the Union and Poplar corridor that would start operations in 2024.


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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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