Memphis budget season offers different path to resolution

Leaner than past years but still includes 3% raises for police and firefighters

By , Daily Memphian Published: May 25, 2019 6:58 PM CT

The city council still has some difficult decisions to make. But past budget seasons show there is also still some compromise possible between what the mayor proposed and what the council decided last week.


Berlin Boyd Doug McGowen Jim Strickland Martavius Jones Memphis City Council

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