Comments on:

Montgomery County Council members accuse planners of succumbing to Walmart pressure

Back to the article » By |
A proposal that would make it easier for Walmart to open a store in Aspen Hill sparked fierce debate among Montgomery County Council members Tuesday, with some accusing the county's Planning Board of catering to the big-box giant. Councilmen George Leventhal and Marc Elrich, both at-large Democrats, said the board was succumbing to pressure by the property owner and the retailer to get a...