Council debates partisan city primaries and term limits

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 19, 2022 9:37 PM CT | Published: April 19, 2022 9:10 PM CT
<strong>Memphis City Council member Martavius Jones introduced for discussion two referendum ordinances during the council&rsquo;s executive session on Tuesday, April 19.</strong> (Jim Weber/Daily Memphian file)

Memphis City Council member Martavius Jones introduced for discussion two referendum ordinances during the council’s executive session on Tuesday, April 19. (Jim Weber/Daily Memphian file)

The two proposals were introduced during council committee sessions but appear to have been discussed among council members prior to that. 

Related story:

City Council approves Southwind apartments, Liberty Park management contract, more

Topics

Memphis City Council city charter referendum council term limits city partisan primaries Martavius Jones Worth Morgan Jeff Warren JB Smiley Jr. Chase Carlisle

Bill Dries on demand

Never miss an article. Sign up to receive Bill Dries' stories as they’re published.

Enter your e-mail address

Bill Dries

Bill Dries

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


Comments

Reading comments and joining the conversation are some of the many benefits of subscribing. Join the conversation by clicking the View Comments button below. Not a subscriber? Click here. 

Our commenting policy can be viewed here