Originally Posted by Dave Lane
Gaining one low paying Walmart at the cost of 50 nearby local businesses is retarded.
Once while driving back roads across the US I found every small town I came to that had a Walmart nearby also had a downtown square with nothing but tumbleweeds. Many of the ones with out a Walmart near by had bustling squares with fun little local businesses.
True. These communities are cutting off their noses to spite their faces.