Strickland wins big in quest for second term as mayor

Seven council incumbents re-elected, two more bound for November runoffs

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 04, 2019 12:22 PM CT | Published: October 03, 2019 8:14 PM CT

Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland easily won re-election Thursday over former Mayor Willie Herenton, County Commissioner Tami Sawyer and six other challengers. 

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Bill Dries

Bill Dries

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


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