Update

Strickland says budget would stabilize city from pandemic’s reach

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 20, 2021 8:17 PM CT | Published: April 20, 2021 5:26 PM CT

Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland is proposing a $716 million operating budget and an $89 million capital budget for the fiscal year that begins July 1. It also includes 2% pay raises for firefighters and police.

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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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