Street renaming group settles on specific focus

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 05, 2020 8:25 PM CT | Published: November 05, 2020 7:55 PM CT

The City Council-appointed citizens panel decided Thursday its priority will be eliminating Confederacy-related names from city street and finding problematic street names for first responders. The group is to make recommendations to the Memphis City Council.

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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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