by Donald Jones
One evening in January, there was a meeting in one of our Central Texas communities. The residents came in numbers to share their concerns regarding a new self-storage development being considered through the city’s planning and zoning committee. During the course of two hours it became evident the public knew nothing about the industry or the strides the industry has made to be more appealing to their community. Everything they said related to what they had seen in the past and the term
“not in my backyard” became the mantra as
 they attempted to move the development elsewhere. READ MORE