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Liberty For All event

Join us for Liberty For All on Wednesday, July 3, from 5 to 9 PM at Liberty Park on Tiger Lane. This celebration will feature the biggest fireworks display in the city, live music, food trucks, carnival games, face painting, and more.

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Mayor Paul Young Joins the Mayors for Parks Coalition

Memphis, TN. Mayor Paul Young joined the Mayors for Parks Coalition, a coalition managed by City Parks Alliance. The national bipartisan coalition was created in 2013 and includes mayors from large and small cities across the country who advocate for increased federal funding for our nation’s urban parks. The Coalition is chaired by Fort Worth, TX Mayor Mattie Parker.

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Midtown Traffic Alert 

Effective immediately, Morrison Avenue between Madison and Court will be closed during business hours for approximately two weeks due to a sewer repair project.

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Juneteenth Closures

On June 19, all Memphis Public Libraries, city pools, community centers, and senior centers will be closed in observance of Juneteenth. If your trash day is Wednesday, it will be picked up on Thursday.

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Traffic Alert: White Station Road

White Station Road between Park Avenue and Poplar Avenue will be closed to through traffic on Monday, June 17, 2024, from 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. to allow Norfolk Southern Railroad to repair the railroad tracks crossing White Station Rd.

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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.

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