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What Others Have Done

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What Other Communties Have Done

  • No Walmart in Ranchos!
    This site contains news and information about a local citizens' group against the proposed location for a Walmart Supercenter or similar megastore in Ranchos de Taos, a tiny community on the outskirts of Taos, New Mexico. Ranchos is home to the historic St. Francis de Asis Church, the most photographed church in the United States.

  • Saving San Marcos!
    We are a grass-roots group, consisting of hundreds of ordinary, homeowning citizens, who have joined a fight to keep a proposed Wal-Mart out of our community. We have managed to force the issue to a vote on March 2, 2004 in the City of San Marcos.

  • Big Box TV
    Bigger Boxes is a half hour public television documentary that focuses on the rising controversy over ?big box34 retail.

  • What Tijeras Did!

  • Not in My Neighborhood

  • Not So Mom-and-pop

  • A Small town in Maryland fights to save itself

  • They paved Paradise and put up a Wal-Mart

  • How Gig Harbor Won the Battle Against Wal-Mart

  • International Bulldozer Brigade
    An action guide for keeping unwanted developments out of our community.

  • Social Responsibility, Profits AND Social Accountability

  • Sprawl-Busters

  • Stopping the Big Box Stores from locating in our town.