Americans Are Pushing Back on the Warehouse Construction Boom

Wall Street Journal, Apr. 7, 2022–Lydia O’Neal (subscription)
The warehouse construction boom across the U.S. is hitting a wall in some communities. Residents in towns and cities are rebelling against a growing push to bring distribution centers closer to neighborhoods and areas unaccustomed to industrial traffic, an effort driven by surging e-commerce demand that opponents of the warehouses say is bringing noise, pollution and heavy-duty trucks to local roads.