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Inland Empire Groups Urge Newsom to Impose One or Two-Year Warehouse Development Moratorium

Breaking News: Inland Empire Groups Urge California Gov. to Stop New Industrial Development For Up To Two Years

A letter to California Governor Gavin Newsom urges him to impose a one- or two-year moratorium on new Inland Empire industrial facilities, saying the region’s ongoing logistics boom threatens public health. The statement, issued by over five dozen groups, says the massive expansion of the IE logistics industry, considered the #1 industrial market in the U.S., is “one of the most critical environment justice issues of our time”, and states, “we have a right to not be made sick by the air we breathe”. No comment yet from Newsom’s office. Transcript of the letter:

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Mark comes to ConnectCRE with an extensive background as a business and news reporter in San Francisco radio, as well as 35 years as a traffic reporter on several stations including KGO, KNBR, KCBS and KFRC. As a business reporter, Mark covered the tech world in Silicon Valley where he became familiar with real estate transactions in the hot Bay Area marketplace. He attended San Jose State University with a BA in Radio and TV Broadcasting and currently resides in the Lake Tahoe area where he gets to frequently enjoy all of his favorite activities: Golfing, Fishing, Hiking and Skiing.