1. There are too many for one city. There are 3 other proposed DC locations.
2. The concept behind "to big to fail;" Meaning, after Wal Mart's completed local saturation of the metropolitan region, stores will inevitably close. Like Starbucks before them, the eminent failure or abandonment of a Ward 4 Wal Mart leaves 102,000 sf to fill, with what other single entity? No one else will fill their empty space.
3. There has been no "quid pro quo," no "take it or leave it;" just "take it;" There are no other alternative concepts being vetted.