About Town: Merger takes aim at ‘one of the more important issues’ in Memphis

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 01, 2021 10:57 AM CT | Published: October 01, 2021 10:57 AM CT
<strong>Tarik Tate clears overgrown brush outside the house at 852 Alaska St., on Monday, Sept. 20. Crews are clearing 150 lots acquired by the Klondike/Smokey City CDC with the help of Neighborhood Preservation Inc. and The Works.</strong> (Mark Weber/Daily Memphian)

Tarik Tate clears overgrown brush outside the house at 852 Alaska St., on Monday, Sept. 20. Crews are clearing 150 lots acquired by the Klondike/Smokey City CDC with the help of Neighborhood Preservation Inc. and The Works. (Mark Weber/Daily Memphian)

Could a merger between The Works and NPI help solve Memphis’ lack of quality affordable housing in the long term?

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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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