City Council grants program offers preview of a tight budget season

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 26, 2021 7:40 AM CT | Published: February 26, 2021 4:00 AM CT

One City Council member wanted to lock in $2.6 million for the community grants after the amount took a cut in the current city budget because of the pandemic’s impact. But another proposed doing away with the grants and sending the money to the city’s bus system. 

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Memphis City Council Martavius Jones Worth Morgan 2021 budget season
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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