Berlin Boyd will fill vacant Memphis City Council seat

Berlin Boyd will fill vacant Memphis City Council seat

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Memphis City Council members voted to appoint Berlin Boyd to fill the vacant seat left by Senator Lee Harris.

Boyd received seven votes to Shelby County Democratic Party Chair Brian Carson's five votes.

The seat was vacated when Councilman Lee Harris won his bid for a state Senate seat.

Boyd will run for a full 4-year term on the October ballot.

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