Dumpster Day

Do you want to get rid of old junk? We can take your litter and unwanted items. Our next City of Memphis Dumpster Day Cleanup will occur on June 8, at 940 Early Maxwell Blvd, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Entrance is off Central Avenue. This event is for city residents.

Memphis Animal Services Closed for Maintenance

Due to HVAC system repairs, Memphis Animal Services will be closed to the public on Thursday, May 30. Essential team members will be on-site to ensure all animals continue to receive excellent care. There will be no medical procedures scheduled on this day.

Heights Line Grand Opening

Please join us on April 26 at 2:00 pm to celebrate the grand opening of The Heights Line, a unique linear park that was once a trolley line. The event will take place at 761 National Street. Through the Accelerate Memphis initiative, this neighborhood-led project has transformed a portion of National Street into a pedestrian-friendly public space in North Memphis, enhancing connectivity and promoting a vibrant community atmosphere.

Riverside Drive

Beginning on Saturday, April 20th, 2024 at about 6:00 a.m. and continuing through Friday, May 24th, 2024 at about 5:00 a.m., Riverside Drive between Georgia Ave and Union Avenue will be totally closed to through traffic for RiverBeat Music Festival and the SmokeSlam Barbecue event.

MEMPHIS MAYOR PAUL YOUNG LAUNCHESBLACK MAYORS’ COALITION ON CRIME

Memphis, TN. Tuesday, March 26, 2024. Memphis Mayor Paul Young, in partnership with the African American Mayors Association (AAMA), announced the launch of the Black Mayors’ Coalition on Crime (BMCC), an initiative to harness the collective power of black mayors across the nation to fight crime. The inaugural meeting will take place in Memphis on March 27-28 and will host 21 mayors and their proxies from Washington D.C., IN, TN, MO, MS, LA, AR, GA, AZ, CA, and NC.