Senate diverts $2.5M from Memphis riverfront grant to Germantown amphitheater

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 26, 2019 7:38 PM CT | Published: April 26, 2019 2:03 PM CT

The state Senate has pulled $2.5 million from Gov. Bill Lee’s planned $10 million Memphis riverfront redevelopment grant, with plans to redirect the money to a Germantown Performing Arts Center amphitheater.


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Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.


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