Strickland announces plans for a ‘Public Service Corps’ for teens, young adults

Memphis mayor is sworn in for a second term

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 02, 2020 6:42 AM CT | Published: January 02, 2020 4:00 AM CT

The Memphis mayor said the new corp would start with 25 young adults picking up litter part-time for $12 an hour as they work toward high school diplomas and college degrees.

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Jim Strickland Patrice Robinson Memphis City Council Public Service Corps
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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