City Council to consider pay raise for Mayor-elect Paul Young

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 17, 2023 7:45 PM CT | Published: November 17, 2023 1:37 PM CT

Memphis City Council Chairman Martavius Jones is proposing a pay raise from the current $170,817 Mayor Jim Strickland makes to $210,000 a year starting Jan. 1 when Mayor-elect Paul Young takes office.


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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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