Over at the Smart City blog, they have their usual unique and astute analysis of why Mayor Herenton should step aside. In addition, they make the point that someone from another walk of life than politics is likely to bring a new way of looking at things to the position that could be the difference between living in a good city vs. a great one. Where are those people who are willing to leave their wonderful careers to take the job? Surely, we have some folks who want to be take Memphis to "great city" status!
LWC has some thought provoking discussion on the topic of the mayor's race, too.
Check it out.