Memphis City Council delays first redistricting vote despite deadline

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 06, 2023 8:08 AM CT | Published: April 05, 2023 8:17 PM CT

The Shelby County Election commission has set a hard April 15 deadline for any new district lines to be submitted to it. The council now plans to take its final vote on new district lines in May.


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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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