Will the New City Council Have More Power Vis-a-Vis the Mayor? 

After looking at city charters (old and new) and hearing some expert testimony, 5th District councilman-elect Jim Strickland opines: " On the face of things, it would appear that the Council could adopt 'policies' and the Mayor would have to follow them." But he finds a catch or two to that.

Read Strickland's take in "Political Beat".

Favorite

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

Blogs

News Blog

Flyer Will Come Out on Thursday This Week

Film/TV/Etc. Blog

I, Tonya

From My Seat

The NFL's Final Four — Destined for Upset City?

Beyond the Arc

Grizzlies at the Halfway Point: Ten Commandments

Fly On The Wall Blog

What Prophesy Does this Fulfill?

Film/TV/Etc. Blog

Music Video Monday MLK Special: The Staple Singers

Tiger Blue

Tigers 75, Temple 72 (OT)

Beyond the Arc

The Hustle Dispatch: Week 10

ADVERTISEMENT

More by Jackson Baker

Readers also liked…

ADVERTISEMENT
© 1996-2018

Contemporary Media
460 Tennessee Street, 2nd Floor | Memphis, TN 38103
Visit our other sites: Memphis Magazine | Memphis Parent | Inside Memphis Business
Powered by Foundation