Guest Column: Why Shelby County government eliminated the driver’s license requirement

By , Daily Memphian Published: November 23, 2023 4:00 AM CT
Rashod Cobb
Daily Memphian

Rashod Cobb

Rashod Cobb is a Mayoral Fellow in Shelby County Mayor Lee Harris’s office. He can be reached at

By eliminating driver’s-license requirements on many applications, Shelby County government provides fair opportunities to job applicants.




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