COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT LAW CORNER By Steve Barlow & Danny Schaffzin In 2018, the Tennessee Legislature passed amendments to the Tennessee Neighborhood Preservation Act (NPA), found…View More Amended NPA Is A Game-Changer In Reclaiming Vacant Structures
The fabled Pink Palace – Clarence Saunders’ beloved 1922 “Cla-Le-Clare” mansion and Memphis institution since 1930 – is set to reopen Saturday, December 8th after…View More The Pink Palace: Re-Imagined, Re-Opened
In October I sat down again with Sheleah Harris. But this time we visited the Aspire Hanley Elementary School in Orange Mound for a chat…View More You’re suddenly homeless. You have three kids. What do you do?
Sheleah Harris wasn’t sure what was happening to the child. “He started out, and everything was great,” she said. “He was active. And then through…View More Grades, Teachers, Homework, Lunches & Nowhere To Call Home
Keenon McCloy is no stranger to praise. In her 11th year as Director of the Memphis Public Libraries, she has been celebrated across the national…View More Public Library Director Keenon McCloy Reminds Us: Our Libraries Are Sources of Support, Inspiration and Hope
Michael Williams is legally blind. His vision is 20-100. That means that on a standard eye chart, he cannot read the letters on the second…View More Partially Blind, Beautiful Vision