Orange supervisors OK Wilderness Walmart
Voting in the wee hours Tuesday morning, the Orange County Board of Supervisors has approved the Walmart Supercenter proposed at the Wilderness battlefield.
The five-member board’s vote was 4-1, with Supervisor Teri Pace opposed to the development. Pace represents the district in which the project was proposed.
Here is The Associated Press account, as of 1:35 a.m.: http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2009/08/25/us/AP-US-Wal-Mart-Battlefield.html?_r=1
For The Free Lance-Star’s extended coverage on the year-long controversy, visit http://fredericksburg.com/News/Web/walmart