‘Moral Budget’ plan would keep city and county property tax rates the same

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 24, 2021 5:45 PM CT | Published: May 22, 2021 4:00 AM CT

A coalition of a dozen nonprofit and community organizations are calling for the city and county property tax rates to stay at their current rates to create more funding for public education, public transportation, affordable housing and similar priorities.

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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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