Council ends budget season with core services intact

By , Daily Memphian Published: June 02, 2020 8:10 PM CT

Passing the $707.8 million city budget saw $1.8 million from a dozen line items moved around to items council members wanted and the use of city reserves that leaves the rainy day fund at a low level of 7% of the budget that starts July 1.

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Memphis City Council 2020 budget season Martavius Jones Worth Morgan Doug McGowen
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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