Orange Mound Task Force votes to create neighborhood authority

By , Daily Memphian Updated: December 13, 2019 8:10 AM CT | Published: December 12, 2019 4:19 PM CT

Creating the authority would require City Council and County Commission approval. The task force will also ask that all Shelby County Land Bank-owned properties in Orange Mound be turned over to the authority.


Orange Mound Initiative Melvin Burgess Orange Mound
Elle Perry

Elle Perry

The Memphis native and two-time University of Memphis graduate has written for publications including The Memphis Business Journal, Memphis Flyer and High Ground News, and previously served as coordinator of The Teen Appeal.

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