WalMart weighs in, doubts Good Growth Dekalb will halt Suburban Plaza development
For WalMart, it seemed like the perfect place to put a new store. An urban isthmus of high profile frontage on two busy Decatur crossroads.
But after plans to build a Walmart Supercenter at the Selig Enterprises owned Suburban Plaza went pubic in the fall of 2011, grassroots groups such as Good Growth Dekalb have fought to stop the proposed development in court.
Decaturish.com contributor Joe Avary sat down with Massachussets-based Bill Wertz, WalMart Media Director, to give the company’s take on this controversial issue featured in this August 26th report.