Dollar stores are convenient when you need quick access to toilet paper, snacks, greeting cards, and craft supplies.
But in some communities, residents are forced to rely on those stores for everything as dollar stores push out competitors.
An ordinance proposed in Cleveland would limit the number of dollar stores in the area. Cleveland is one of the few cities across the country attempting to change dollar store zoning laws.
Today on All Sides, we take a look at how and why cities are looking to limit the reach of the dollar store.