End of the Line
How Shelby County came to have a slow-growth policy.
February 28, 2003 at 4:00AM
This is what a no-growth policy looks like. The mayor of Memphis, the mayor of Shelby County, the mayors of six municipalities, 13 Memphis City Council members, 13 Shelby County Commission members, two school superintendents, nine Memphis Board of Education members, and seven Shelby County Board of Education members can't agree on how to pay for a proposed new high school in Arlington, so nothing happens.