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With thousands of jobs available in the region, coupled with free technical and community college, there's no denying that Memphis is an Opportunity City.
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Closures set for MemFix4 project on I-240 in Memphis

To accommodate an expected increase in traffic near the upcoming weekend closures of Poplar Avenue and Interstate 240 as part of the Tennessee Department of Transportation’s MemFix 4 project, we’re adjusting traffic signal timing on a number of routes.
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Join the Best in Blue

Have you ever thought about joining the Best in Blue? Forty new recruits are set to start training Monday, July 9, with the 126th Basic Recruit Class.
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Part of Kerr Avenue to close for bridge reconstruction

Beginning Monday, July 9, and continuing through Friday, July 13, Kerr Avenue between Gaither Street and Azalia Street will be closed to through traffic from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. for reconstruction of the bridge over Interstate 240.
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New cooling center opens at Central High School

The cooling center 4376 Horn Lake Road will close Wednesday at 5 p.m. However, an after hours cooling center will open at 6 p.m. at the Central High gym (306 South Bellevue Boulevard.)
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Q and A: Bird scooters and Explore Bike Share

Shared-use mobility can be an attractive option for people who are looking to save money and stay in shape while traveling. In just the past month, Memphians have been given two new choices for ways to get around their city: Explore Bike Share and Bird scooters.
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City opens cooling center

The City has opened a cooling center due to rising temperatures and power outages. It's located at 4376 Horn Lake Road and will remain open 24/7 until further notice.
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Your City At Work

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Last month, about 10,000 requests for additional service were logged by our 311 system.
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Paving

We’ll pave 265 lane-miles this year, double from four years ago.

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Blues on the Bluff

Downtown Memphis
6:00 PM
Features live music, BBQ, drinks, a silent auction, and more. All proceeds benefit WEVL.
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