Tom Lee Park renovation will need Army Corps permit

By , Daily Memphian Published: April 15, 2021 4:00 AM CT

The permit is a critical juncture in the $60 million project. In an update for donors and potential donors Wednesday, April 14, park planners said the Tom Lee statue in the park will not be moved and will be a focal point of the park. 


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Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.