Memphis needs development at Liberty Park, but Cooper-Young worried about competition

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 17, 2023 11:25 AM CT | Published: May 16, 2023 4:30 PM CT

The City of Memphis needs new development within the Liberty Park Tourism Development Zone to begin paying the debt on projects such as The Memphis Sports and Events Center. The problem: The city hasn’t collected a dime of the financing yet. 


Liberty Park Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland Cooper Young Business Association Subscriber Only

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Samuel Hardiman

Samuel Hardiman

Samuel Hardiman is an enterprise and investigative reporter who focuses on local government and politics. A native Rhode Islander who lives in Midtown, he enjoys tennis, golf and reading.


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