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Exclusive: How much will it cost to maintain new Tom Lee Park?

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 06, 2020 11:26 AM CT | Published: July 06, 2020 4:00 AM CT

There's no doubt costs of maintaining and operating Tom Lee Park will increase after a planned $60 million overhaul of the riverfront park. How much is an open question.

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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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