City Council Scorecard: Finding the BLM divide and changing Lamar

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 09, 2020 4:00 AM CT | Published: September 09, 2020 4:00 AM CT

The latest edition of our City Council scorecard finds a healthy council majority in favor of changing street names as part of a slate of Black Lives Matter proposals. Plus, the Council held a unanimous vote to begin changing the business streetscape along a stretch of Lamar Avenue.

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Memphis City Council City Council Scorecard street renaming Lamar Avenue

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