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VOL. 121 | NO. 218 | Wednesday, November 8, 2006

A Broader Vision

Larger plan for Broad Avenue corridor to be unveiled tonight

On the big screen, the conventional wisdom is that sequels rarely improve on the original.

At ON DOODY, a Man's Gotta Doo What a Man's Gotta Doo

Lee Bowling, owner of ON DOODY Pet Waste Removal Service, gives out a scratch-and-sniff business card that reads: "If this card smells better than your backyard, call me immediately!"

Gibbons Joins National District Attorneys Board

Shelby County District Attorney William L. Gibbons has been chosen to be Tennessee's representative on the National District Attorneys Association (NDAA) board of directors. Gibbons was chosen by his peers throughout the state. Gibbons also is a member of the board of the American Prosecutors Research Institute (APRI), the nonprofit research and program development arm of the NDAA.

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EVENTS

The Memphis & Shelby County Office of Economic Development holds a public meeting to update the progress on the Broad Avenue Corridor planning initiative today at 6:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, 2849 Broad Ave. Earlier this year, community input was gathered in the Broad Avenue Corridor charrette process as a test case for the Unified Development Code. The new code is being drafted to update and overhaul the current city-county zoning and subdivision regulations. For more information, call Gene Bryan at 379-7850 or e-mail Eugene.Bryan@shelbycountytn.gov. See Page 1 for full preview story.

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RECORD TOTALS DAY WEEK YEAR
PROPERTY SALES 52 374 8,123
MORTGAGES 52 433 9,632
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 22 103 1,461
BUILDING PERMITS 218 906 17,513
BANKRUPTCIES 45 252 5,658
BUSINESS LICENSES 0 143 3,091
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 24 152 3,402
MARRIAGE LICENSES 38 158 1,846

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