Five-year mayoral residency requirement in effect, city attorney says

By  and , Daily Memphian Updated: May 01, 2023 7:26 PM CT | Published: May 01, 2023 10:26 AM CT

Memphis City Attorney Jennifer Sink has taken the stance the City of Memphis' five-year residency requirement for mayoral candidates is in effect.


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