New Brunswick Hopes to Prevent Large Swaths of Land From Turning into Truck Parking Lots

Plans would require lots to be three acres, building coverage of 25% and rooftop solar or green roofs. Amendments will now go to the City Council for the five-person governing body's vote. Several other municipalities are moving to curtail truck and drayage terminals. Dominguez: "There aren't really any – there's not a balancing here for these kinds of uses". The city has concerns the environmental impacts of large trucking and drayage terminals. Dominguez said rooftop solar panels will "act as sort of environmental mitigation to all he emissions".

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