County hiring freeze continues to thaw

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 15, 2020 4:39 AM CT | Published: September 14, 2020 11:06 PM CT

A total of 78 positions in various parts of county government are the latest exceptions to a hiring freeze. But as they approved the waivers Monday, county commissioners signaled they are about to make a decision on the hiring freeze’s viability possibly by the end of this month. 


Shelby County Commission 2020 budget season Lee Harris Edmund Ford Jr. Van Turner

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