Lakeland approves alternative funding option for high school

Long-term loan also includes funds for roads, other projects

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: May 29, 2019 12:21 AM CT | Published: May 29, 2019 12:14 AM CT

Lakeland Mayor Mike Cunningham proposes a USDA loan to pay for the city's first high school and gets unanimous buy-in from commissioners because of the long-term benefits that come with it.


Lakeland School System Mike Cunningham

Michael Waddell

Michael Waddell is a native Memphian with more than 20 years of professional writing and editorial experience, working most recently with The Daily News and High Ground News.


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