Fairgrounds transformation to Liberty Park has more ground to cover

By , Daily Memphian Updated: December 13, 2022 5:46 AM CT | Published: December 13, 2022 4:00 AM CT

As Mayor Jim Strickland formally opened the Memphis Sports and Events Center on Saturday, he had a contract on his desk for the commercial mixed-use development along Central Avenue.


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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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