Councilman Edmund Ford Jr. Wants Private Sector to Hire More Youth

by Moxye Staff Memphis usually employs about 1,000 young workers, ages 14 to 22, for six weeks over the summer, but one Memphis City Councilman doesn’t think that’s enough. Councilman Edmund Ford Jr. presented a resolution Tuesday for increasing the MPLOY Summer Youth Jobs program from 1,250 to 2,000 participants over a three-year period and … Continue reading Councilman Edmund Ford Jr. Wants Private Sector to Hire More Youth