Commissioners propose 21% pay raises for county mayor, sheriff

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 15, 2021 8:53 PM CT | Published: November 10, 2021 1:36 PM CT

If approved on three votes, the raises would apply to the next term of office that begins Sept. 1, 2022, after next year’s county primaries and general elections. Shelby County Mayor Lee Harris says he doesn’t support it.


Shelby County Commission county pay raises Edmund Ford Jr. Eddie Jones

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