Shelby County money for MATA now in city of Memphis’ hands

By Published: July 04, 2019 4:00 AM CT

Shelby County government has $2.5 million waiting for MATA, but only if two county commissioners are given voting seats on the MATA board. One city councilman said what county government is asking for is “unprecedented.”


Memphis City Council Memphis Transit Area Authority Shelby County Commission
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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