Memphis River Parks sues Memphis in May

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 08, 2023 9:05 PM CT | Published: September 08, 2023 4:35 PM CT

The lawsuit over damages to Tom Lee Park seeks $675,000 on a $1.425 million bill due in mid-August. The other $750,000 is covered by a damage deposit paid by the city and the festival.


Memphis River Parks Partnership Memphis in May International Festival Tom Lee Park Shelby County Circuit Court

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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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