City Council asserts independence from mayor on several fronts

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 09, 2023 12:50 PM CT | Published: August 08, 2023 8:05 PM CT

The council is challenging the administration on the delayed development that is a key part of financing the remake of the Fairgrounds to Liberty Park and what it sees as hesitation in an expansion of the council’s office space at City Hall.


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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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