Green, Walker and Easter-Thomas win council runoff races in historic shift

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 16, 2023 11:36 PM CT | Published: November 16, 2023 10:33 PM CT

The winners of the three races make a majority of seven women on the city council that takes office in January — the first majority of women on the 13-member body in the 55-year history of the mayor-council form of government.


2023 Memphis elections Memphis City Council Pearl Walker Jerri Green Michalyn Easter-Thomas

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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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