Foote Homes to South City continues story of change

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 30, 2018 4:00 AM CT | Published: September 28, 2018 4:10 PM CT
<strong>Foote Homes was the last of the city's public-housing projects to be demolished to make way for a new mixed-use, mixed-income redevelopment that will be known as South City.</strong> (Brandon Dahlberg/Daily Memphian file)

Foote Homes was the last of the city's public-housing projects to be demolished to make way for a new mixed-use, mixed-income redevelopment that will be known as South City. (Brandon Dahlberg/Daily Memphian file)

The path to end the city’s large public housing projects was a 20-year journey that brought city leaders to a tent last week near the corner of Vance and Lauderdale.

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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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