Category Archives: Chain Store Moratorium

Smart Growth Rural Mendo Op-Ed: Dollar General Gets Its Way

Redwood Valley Market Loses Suit Against Dollar General Judge Richard Henderson issued a decision on January 11, 2017, to deny the lawsuit by the Redwood Valley Market owners, Alex and Anthony Chehada, against Dollar General. The many Redwood Valley residents … Continue reading

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Chain Store Moratorium Extended One Year

Thanks in part to The Anderson Valley Advertiser On Tuesday, August 18, the moratorium on chain stores in rural Mendocino County was extended for one year by the Mendo County Board of Supervisors. The vote was 4-1 with Supervisor Woodhouse … Continue reading

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More Chain Stores Headed to Rural Mendocino?

With the year-long moratorium on chain or “formula” businesses set to expire on September 20, the County of Mendocino will present a proposed ordinance to the Planning Commission on August 18 at their regular meeting. The ordinance, which will amend … Continue reading

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