City Council votes down MLGW rate hikes, approves Union Row TIF

By , Daily Memphian Published: December 24, 2018 4:19 PM CT
Memphis City Council members have rejected gas, water and electric rate hikes proposed by Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division. On three separate 3-7 votes Tuesday, the council voted down the rate hikes to take effect in 2019 and again in 2021 across all three divisions of the publicly owned utility.

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