Strickland to discuss options for restoring police, firefighter benefits

By , Daily Memphian Updated: March 02, 2020 4:30 PM CT | Published: March 02, 2020 4:30 PM CT

The tax hike and restoration was approved by city voters in 2019. But there are doubts that the revenue from the extra half-cent is enough to pay for the return of benefits the city cut in 2014. 

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Memphis City Council Sales Tax Referendum 2020 budget season
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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