If the earlier conversation hadn’t been sobering enough, a new study by the Economic Innovation Group confirmed it.  The study concluded that Memphis is the sixth most distressed city among the 100 largest cities in the U.S. That’s #6 of 100 cities, and if that isn’t disturbing enough, the ranking is worse than the previous study just a year ago when Memphis was ninth.

By: Staff, Smart City Memphis

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Distressed Communities Index (DCI) 

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