City Council passes new Memphis Zoo, Greensward parking plan

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The new parking plan for the Memphis Zoo and the Greensward has been passed by the City Council.

WREG’s Shay Arthur said the vote was unanimous.

Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland released a statement following the vote that said ,“I’m glad everyone involved worked together to find consensus for the good of all park users and I’m grateful to the City Council for approving the amended plan that will solve this issue, which has been debated for many years. As we move forward, I hope we’ll continue to apply this spirit of working together to all of the issues we face in our city.”

WREG will have more on this developing story at 5.