City, TDOT reverse stance on Scott Street closure

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 16, 2021 11:04 AM CT | Published: August 15, 2021 4:00 AM CT

While there are no firm plans on a solution, for the first time in three years, TDOT, the city and community members seem to be on one accord. A significant departure from a few months ago when Scott Street closure, as part of a $45 million redesigned Poplar Viaduct, seemed a formality.


Tennessee Department of Transportation city of Memphis Scott Street Noah Gray G.A. Hardaway Dwayne Thompson Binghampton Neighborhoods Binghampton Development Corp.
Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf covers Bartlett and North Memphis neighborhoods for The Daily Memphian. He also analyzes COVID-19 data each week. Omer is a former Jackson Sun reporter and University of Memphis graduate.


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