Suburbs considered seceding from Shelby County in 1990

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 06, 2021 4:00 AM CT | Published: September 06, 2021 4:00 AM CT

With another Shelby County consolidation government discussion percolating, this is a look back at the suburban municipalities’ most radical chess move to alter the state’s largest county.

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Suburbs Charles Salvaggio Bartlett Germantown Lakeland Arlington millington Collierville city-county consolidation Education James Lewellen
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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