Big Creek project nears first phase of construction funding

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 08, 2021 4:57 AM CT | Published: February 08, 2021 4:00 AM CT

Shelby County Commissioners vote Monday, Feb. 8, on first-phase funding of $5.9 million to start a Millington project that creates a broader flood plain for Big Creek and doubles as a recreational area when flood waters are low.


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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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