Thursday 1, "Big Box Stores" and Community
Salt Lake City, UT –
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A proposed Home Depot in Holiday Utah has stirred the controversy over big discount stores or so-called, Big Box Stores. We talk to proponents of the Home Depot and other developments and the people who are fighting to keep neighborhoods for local businesses.
Guests: John Simley, spokesperson for Home Depot.
Lorraine Miller, Former Owner of Cactus and Tropical, Miller is leading the opposition to the latest proposed Home Depot.
Mike Jensen, Salt Lake County Councilman, voted in favor of Home Depot.
Constance Beaumont, Author, How Sprawl Can Harm Communities.
Jerry Thomas, Owner of Ace Hardware