VOL. 124 | NO. 131 | Tuesday, July 7, 2009
The Memphis City Council approved Tuesday on a 7-6 vote a resolution declaring the mayor’s office vacant as of July 31.
Memphis City Council chairman Myron Lowery told reporters Monday afternoon that he has no fight with outgoing Mayor Willie Herenton.
The Memphis-based Spinal and Biologics division of Medtronic Inc. has notified the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development that it intends to lay off up to 56 people beginning Aug. 17.
The city of Memphis is planning to apply for $64 million from the federal government’s second round of Neighborhood Stabilization Program funding.
Memphis Mayor Willie Herenton sent a letter Monday to City Council chairman and would-be mayor pro tempore Myron Lowery saying he will delay for almost three weeks his resignation.
Luminetx Corp. on Monday reported its second quarter sales of VeinViewer were at the highest level since the company began shipping the vascular imaging product three years ago.
A Memphis City Council committee today is scheduled to approve a resolution to make Shelby County the sole funding source for the city and county school systems.
California, Michigan and South Carolina suffered the most financial pain in May as unemployment, home foreclosures and bankruptcies rose, according to The Associated Press’ monthly analysis of economic stress in more than 3,100 U.S. counties.
335 S. Hollywood St., Memphis, TN 38104, Permit Amount: $1.2 Million -
The city of Memphis has applied for a $1.2 million permit with the city-county Office of Construction Code Enforcement for renovations to Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium at 335 S. Hollywood St.
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