Exclusive: Corps of Engineers monitoring Tom Lee makeover

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 06, 2020 8:36 AM CT | Published: July 06, 2020 4:00 AM CT

The Corps of Engineers took a wait-and-see attitude on some questions about how much Tom Lee Park can be changed by new park design, suggesting ongoing dialog ahead.


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Wayne Risher

Wayne Risher

Business news reporter, 43-year veteran of print journalism, 35-year resident of Memphis, University of Georgia alumnus and proud father and spouse of University of Memphis graduates.


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