Community Development Council

Livable Memphis

Community Development Council

Livable Memphis

What's Happening Now

There are two exciting events coming up Tuesday, October 25: First, Community LIFT, Livable Memphis, ULI Memphis, and U of M City & Regional Planning are partnering to bring Gabriel Metcalf, CEO of SPUR and author of Democratic by Design to Jack Robinson Gallery (400 S. Front) in Downtown Memphis - click here for more details. The same night, High Ground News will host What Smart Neighborhoods Can Learn from Binghampton at the Commons on Merton (258 Merton). We hope to see you at one of these great events!

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Member Spotlight

Our newest member spotlight is on The Works, Inc, a community development corporation located in South Memphis. The Works, a CDC born from the work of St. Andrew AME Church, has a rich history and presence within its neighborhood. Their mission is to rebuild, restore and renew families and the environments in which they live through housing, social services, and economic development.

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About Us

Community Development Council of Greater Memphis (CD Council) is a coalition of organizations and individuals who support the development and redevelopment of healthy, vibrant, attractive, and economically sustainable neighborhoods throughout the Memphis region. We accomplish this through policy and advocacy; community engagement and civic engagement; and capacity building programs for community development organizations. 

Livable Memphis, a program within CD Council, promotes the same priorities with a special focus on growth and development issues – including land use and transportation – and on increasing public participation in planning and development decisions. 


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