Tower foes urge shoppers not to buy LG’s goods at protest in Paramus

Author: 
KIM LUEDDEKE
Date: 
03/09/2014
Source: 
northjersey.com
Advocacy Issue: 
Protecting the Palisades

 

Opponents of LG Electronics’ plan to build a corporate headquarters in Englewood Cliffs tall enough to be visible over the Palisades from across the Hudson River encouraged shoppers Saturday not to buy LG products and to call on the company to reduce the building’s height.

About a dozen protesters turned out for the low-key, hourlong event at the Paramus Park Mall, which was organized by the group Protect the Palisades. ...


In addition to the protest at Paramus Park Mall, similar events were planned Saturday at the Target in Edgewater and a Best Buy near Lincoln Center in Manhattan.