City puts $3.5 million toward MLGW fund to slow chain reaction

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 27, 2020 11:31 AM CT | Published: August 27, 2020 10:27 AM CT

Thousands of people began to contact MLGW Friday and Monday to work out payment plans, overwhelming the utility's phone bank and creating long lines outside branch offices. 

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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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