Residency rules go away for sheriff’s deputies, firefighters, corrections officers

By Updated: February 25, 2020 7:24 AM CT | Published: February 24, 2020 10:52 PM CT

Amending the county's residency requirements for public safety workers is intended to help with hiring and retention. 


Shelby County Commission Edmund Ford Jr. Mickell Lowery Tami Sawyer Amber Mills Mark Billingsley Floyd Bonner Michael Whaley
Linda A. Moore

Linda A. Moore

Linda A. Moore covers Shelby County government for The Daily Memphian. A Memphis native, Linda has covered local news for more than 20 years as a reporter for The Commercial Appeal.

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