City council elects Martavius Jones as official chairman

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 16, 2022 7:24 PM CT | Published: November 16, 2022 3:42 PM CT

Martavius Jones has been acting chairman of the body since Jamita Swearengen gave up her council seat in August. Council member JB Smiley Jr. remains council vice chairman.


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