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City Council farewells reveal turbulent recent history, City Hall traditions

By , Daily Memphian Updated: December 22, 2019 1:44 PM CT | Published: December 22, 2019 4:00 AM CT

The six Memphis City Council members whose terms end with the new year said their farewells Dec. 17 at the last council meeting of the year. For some it was emotional, for others it was a time to reflect and for still others it was political.

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Memphis City Council Joe Brown Berlin Boyd Kemp Conrad

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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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