Compromise on MLGW leadership fails in City Council vote

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 19, 2022 6:03 AM CT | Published: October 18, 2022 9:38 PM CT

Council member JB Smiley Jr. proposed that Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland appoint his pick, Doug McGowen, as interim leader of MLGW while a national search is conducted.

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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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