The Commercial Appeal : 2019-02-11

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6A THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL MONDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2019 ❚ ❚ Bills tackle urban affordable housing crisis 2016 “inclusionary zoning” ordinance – an attempt to slow the loss of low-income housing units as the market boomed. Members of the Republican-led General Assembly argued the zoning bonus amounted to an unfair, artificial price control. “I don’t think that should inhibit us from trying to do things to improve quality of life,” Gilmore said. “We have to continue to try to do the right thing.” NOTICE OF ELECTION STATE SPECIAL GENERAL ELECTION MARCH 12, 2019 ELECTION DAY The State Special General Election will be held Tuesday, March 12, 2019 from 7 am to 7pm at various precincts. EARLY VOTING Begins Wednesday, February 20, 2019 through Thursday, March 7, 2019. Shelby County voters who wish to vote early, may go to any of the satellite locations listed below, during the hours set for the early voting period. Also, voters who are already registered can make address or name changes at any early voting site. PHOTO ID LAW A Federal or Tennessee government-issued photo ID is required to vote in-person unless an exception applies. College student IDS will not be accepted. City or County employee IDS (including library cards) also will not be accepted. To learn more about the ID law and its exceptions, please visit Govotetn.com. EARLY VOTING SCHEDULE Wed Thur Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thur 2/20 2/21 2/22 2/23 2/24 2/25 2/26 2/27 2/28 3/1 3/2 3/3 3/4 3/5 3/6 3/7 11-4 11-4 11-4 10-4 11-4 11-4 11-4 11-4 11-4 8-4 11-4 11-4 11-4 11-4 Shelby County Election Commission 980 Nixon Dr Memphis 38134 Arlington Safe Room 11842 Otto Ln Arlington 38002 Collierville Church of Christ 575 Shelton Dr Collierville 38017 Compassion Church 3505 S. Houston Levee Rd Germantown 38139 Harmony Church 6740 St. Elmo Rd Bartlett 38135 The Refuge Church 9817 Huff N Puff Rd Lakeland 38002 11-7 11-7 11-7 8-4 11-7 11-7 11-7 11-7 11-7 11-7 11-7 8-4 11-7 11-7 11-7 11-7 11-7 11-7 11-7 8-4 11-7 11-7 11-7 11-7 11-7 11-7 11-7 8-4 11-7 11-7 11-7 11-7 11-7 11-7 11-7 8-4 11-7 11-7 11-7 11-7 STATE OF TENNESSEE SPECIAL GENERAL ELECTION SHELBY COUNTY, TENNESSEE MARCH 12, 2019 SAMPLE BALLOT Paul Rose Eric R. Coleman Republican Party Nominee Democratic Party Nominee TN Senate District 32 VOTE FOR ONE(1) SHELBY COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSION Robert D. Meyers, Chairman Norma Lester, Secretary Dee Nollner, Member Steve Stamson, Member Anthony Tate, Member For additional information, visit us at Shelbyvote.com or Govotetn.com and follow us on @Shelbyvote, #Vote901 #Vote901, MC-MCA0002307-01

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