Placing more regulations on big-box retailers such as Wal-Mart could affect city revenues and job creation.

Placing more regulations on big-box retailers such as Wal-Mart could affect city revenues and job creation. Photo by Stephen Whalen.

The big-box reductionists are at it again! At a moment in our city’s fiscal history where every dollar of revenue kept or added means something to our strapped city treasury, your San Diego City Council majority has voted to lay an additional layer of scrutiny on big-box retailers like Wal-Mart Stores Inc...

Gary H. London is president of The London Group Realty Advisors, which provides real estate consulting and economic analysis. Check him out on the Web at londongroup.com.

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