River mayors avoid words ‘climate change’ in push for funds

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 18, 2019 4:57 PM CT | Published: September 18, 2019 3:02 PM CT

A coalition of mayors from towns and cities along the Mississippi River are in town through Thursday for their annual meeting. Record flooding along other parts of the river earlier this year is the major topic of discussion. 

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Bill Dries

Bill Dries

Bill Dries covers city government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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