Don’t trade Memphis’ soul for momentum

The city needs to take charge of its growing pains

By , Guest Columnist Updated: October 19, 2019 2:19 PM CT | Published: October 19, 2019 4:00 AM CT
Charles Layne
Guest Columnist

Charles Layne

Charles Layne is a graduate student in the City and Regional Planning program at the University of Memphis. As a Housing and Community Development Fellow, he worked with BLDG Memphis.

At a recent Orange Mound Economic Development Summit, a packed house debated questions about the neighborhood's growth. 


Crosstown Concourse Memphis 3.0 Orange Mound


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