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Middletown-area warehouse developer sues New Castle County

Karl BakerBusiness, Headlines

This story was originally published on¬†Spotlight Delaware.¬† A development company that has built distribution centers for Amazon and Walmart is suing New Castle County, claiming that government inaction has improperly delayed its controversial plan to construct a nearly 2.4 million-square-foot warehousing complex near Middletown. The lawsuit¬†follows months of outcry in the Middletown area¬†against the development of massive warehouses, and the …

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Middletown residents fight to stop warehouse construction

Charles MegginsonBusiness, Headlines

More than 1,000 people have signed a petition to halt the development of a 1.8-million-square-foot warehouse complex next to The Village of Bayberry North, a residential community in Middletown. They‚Äôre angry because the warehouses will go up in a spot that had been approved as a business park with offices, restaurants and a daycare center. Instead, they‚Äôll end up with …