Greensward supporters push for free parking

Greensward supporters push for free parking

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Greensward supporters hit the streets to promote their latest idea in the fight for Overton Park.

The city council recently handed control of the Greensward to the Memphis Zoo, but both sides still need to work out a resolution.

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Greensward supporters pushed for free parking on Memphis streets for people headed to the zoo. It's an attempt to divert people away from parking on the grassy area in Overton Park.

Mayor Jim Strickland said there will be a mediation session Tuesday to continue working on a solution.

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