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

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.