Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland proposes budget to city council
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Senator Kelsey Announces New Plan To Help Struggling Cities Gain More Revenue
Senator Kelsey’s proposal was well received at the delegation meeting, garnering support from both Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland and ... 64 More Deaths Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday ...
After heavy lobbying, a Memphis City Council vote puts Memphis leaving TVA in limbo
MLGW CEO J.T. Young said the council's decision would be taken by MLGW leadership as a signal that the city council ... of a resolution directing Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland to think about ...
Additional details of U of M/Stella Group apartment development revealed
The BOA application proved contentious because the university thought it didn't have to abide by local zoning codes, but local planning officials and Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland disagreed because ...
In a South Memphis neighborhood known for its history, competing plans for the future emerge
There, in support of his plans for a "holistic and comprehensive plan," were Shelby County Mayor Lee Harris, Tennessee State Rep. Larry Miller, City Council members J.B. Smiley and Martavious ...
Seattle City Council overrides mayor's veto of policing cuts and will reduce the police department's budget by around $3million to reallocate money to community programs
Seattle will reduce its police department's budget by around $3million and reallocate some money to community programs after the City Council voted Tuesday evening to override Mayor Jenny Durkan's ...
Roy Exum: It Ain’t Gonna Work
On Tuesday, the City Council approved ... prosecuted 718 cases in 2016. In Memphis, they had 17 shot dead in the first three weeks of this year and Mayor Jim Strickland is so unnerved he has ...
Strickland announces advisory council to ‘Reimagine Policing’ in Memphis
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Wednesday, Mayor Jim Strickland announced the second phase of his effort to reform policing. As part of Phase 2, Strickland has named a new advisory council to “Reimagine ...
'BLM' and 'Defund the Police' tagged on Memphis landmarks
Besides “Defund the Police,” expletive-laced messages about U.S. President Donald Trump and Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland and ... are devastating because of budget issues due to the pandemic.
Public safety referendum passage leaves city, county officials with questions over implementation
“I even asked the question this morning, when is the first day the sales tax is increased, and we are not 100 percent sure,” said Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland. Strickland was re-elected ...
Fireflies, National Teacher of the Year, scary doll: News from around our 50 states
The state has already exceeded its yearly average for tornadoes, with more than 50 verified so far in 2019. The National Weather Service tweeted that Alabama has seen 53 tornadoes thus far this ...
Winners, losers in Strickland's proposed $669M budget
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Memphis Police Department is slated to get more funding from Mayor Jim Strickland's next budget ... The mayor's office and City Council are considering a number of options ...