County election aftermath pushes urgency of city council redistricting process

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 09, 2022 4:00 AM CT | Published: August 09, 2022 4:00 AM CT

Council members talk about new district lines a week after council chairwoman Jamita Swearengen was elected Circuit Court Clerk. She has 90 days, under terms of the county charter, to resign from the council.

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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.


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