Memphis mayor’s field grows to 19 at filing deadline

By , Daily Memphian Published: July 20, 2023 5:10 PM CT

Two council incumbents were effectively re-elected at the Thursday, July 20, deadline because they had no opposition. Two other council races drew fields of seven candidates.


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


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