How many people in the Decatur/North Druid Hills area support the construction of a Walmart Supercenter in Suburban Plaza?
It’s not a question easily answered, but on Aug. 8, Good Growth DeKalb, which is protested the construction of the retail store, said they figured it was about 5 percent.
From a press release they sent out:
In the last 8 months, Good Growth DeKalb has done extensive neighborhood canvassing and found that 75% of residents are opposed to Walmart and only 5% are in favor, with the remainder neutral or undecided.
North Druid Hills-Briarcliff Patch asked the group last week to explain how they arrived at those percentages. We’ll let you judge the explanation.
In short, the group canvassed across several neighborhoods on five different days spread out between late March and mid-May, according to Jennifer Ceraso, a Good