One Beale lawsuit over minority participation points to larger problems

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 05, 2021 7:18 PM CT | Published: November 05, 2021 3:29 PM CT

The Black-owned multi-family developer who partnered with Carlisle Development on part of the One Beale project and the nearby 7 Vance mixed-use development is taking Carlisle to court as the issue of minority participation in general moves back to the front burner.


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Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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