New slate of ideas for Mud Island expected around Labor Day

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 18, 2022 5:59 AM CT | Published: August 17, 2022 5:16 PM CT

“Probably the most problematic thing about Mud Island is that it exists,” said a member of the Mud Island task force, which met Wednesday via Zoom. “To a lot of people, the solution is slap a coat of paint on it and reopen the monorail. It’s not that simple, and we need to figure it out in modern times.”


Mud Island River Park HR&A Advisors Memphis River Parks Partnership Alan Crone

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