Commission’s veto override of ethics panel takes another turn

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 25, 2021 4:00 AM CT | Published: August 25, 2021 4:00 AM CT

Commissioners made changes Monday to the blue ribbon ethics panel it created despite a veto by county Mayor Lee Harris. The changes didn’t go down well with those who wanted the group to report directly to the commission and not the county Ethics Commission.


Shelby County Commission Shelby County Ethics Commission Amber Mills Willie Brooks Edmund Ford Jr. Subscriber Only

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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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