City Council discussion on MATA red ink gets muted

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 11, 2024 7:06 PM CT | Published: June 11, 2024 6:36 PM CT

Last month, MATA acknowledged it has a $60 million deficit. A City Councilwoman tried to talk specifics, but the discussion was abruptly halted after the head of the council staff talked with her privately during a public meeting.


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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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