Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland proposes budget to city council
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Angela Rye says a Dixiecrat holds back Memphis. Is it really white men, or is it the tax base? | Evanoff
Last year she berated white Memphis for poor black progress over 50 years. She was just back in town. Speaking on the campaign trail of mayoral candidate Tami Sawyer, Rye called Memphis Mayor Jim ...
City council members attempt to cut MPD overtime budget
some Memphis city council members want to cut the proposed budget for MPD. That budget from Mayor Jim Strickland has almost $6 million extra set aside for overtime for the force that is understaffed ...
City Of Memphis Increasing Paving Efforts
From the City of Memphis ... This is the largest paving budget —ever. "Paving our streets is a concern I hear about in nearly every neighborhood of our city," Mayor Jim Strickland said. "With the ...
Council Recap: Budget Passes Without Delay, Beale Street Cover Stays
The Memphis ... the budget is dedicated to public safety, as the council voted to give both Memphis Police Department officers and Memphis Fire Department personnel a 4 percent pay increase — up 1 ...
City budget unbalanced with increased police, fire raises, mayor says
(WMC) - Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland said he believes the city council will face a tough challenge in ... But those raises won't be final until approved in the city budget. Strickland had proposed a 3 ...
Memphis City Council supports 5% pay hike for police, more than mayor’s proposal
and the back-and-forth could force an entirely revamped city budget. The Memphis City Council on Tuesday night proposed a 5% salary raise for MPD, up from the 3% that Mayor Jim Strickland planned for ...
Nobody is leaving Memphis, says city councilman Joe Brown
When Memphis Mayor A C Wharton kicked off the budget season by presenting his administration’s plan for financing city government for 2012-13, budget chairman Jim Strickland talked about the ...
Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland proposes budget with raises for city workers, no tax increase
January 28 2019 - Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland speaks to media after his ... publicly shortly after Strickland made his speech to the council. Strickland’s proposed budget also re-routes city dollars ...
Strickland presents 2020 city budget with no tax increase, pay increase
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland presented his budget for fiscal year 2020 to the Memphis City Council in the council’s meeting on April 16. The budget proposal, which comes with no tax ...
Strickland's Proposal for Fire, Police Raises More Criticism
Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland ... with the city council to accomplish, thanks to improving revenues, fiscal discipline, and some private donors.” Dan Springer, the deputy director of media affairs in ...
Strickland Proposes City Property Tax Rate Change After Windfall
Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland ... The council will set the city property tax rate as it approves and possibly amends the operating and capital budget proposals Strickland submitted Tuesday.
Council Opens City Hall Budget Season
council budget committee chairman Edmund Ford Jr. opened city budget hearings Tuesday, May 2. “This is going to be kind of boring,” Ford said of the two afternoons spent by the committee on Memphis ...