City Council keeps current property tax rate in budget

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 15, 2021 9:15 PM CT | Published: June 15, 2021 6:12 PM CT

A move for a 31-cent tax hike never got to a vote, with a council majority voting down a rule suspension to consider going up on the tax rate. That and other votes Tuesday, June 15, closed out the city’s budget season.

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Memphis City Council 2021 budget season Martavius Jones Chase Carlisle American Rescue Plan Act
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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