Warehouse worker Tony Garrett was among those who came to the Just Say No to NorthPoint meeting on Thursday.
“We already have enough warehouses and enough traffic in our area,” Garrett said.
He has worked in warehouses in Joliet, Lockport, and Monee and does not see many opportunities in the prospect of more warehouse development.
“The ones in Joliet pay anywhere from $13 to $16 an hour, and that’s it,” Garrett said.
The annexation agreement that goes to the Joliet City Council for a vote on March 17 provides for union jobs in building the Compass Business Park. But Garrett said that will not help workers in the warehouses. …