"Eclipsed by better-regarded shopping centers in Tysons Corner, the mall garnered an undesirable reputation as a symbol of suburban decay."
Springfield Mall is in terrible shape, as are many suburban malls across the country. Springfield Mall reflects its neighborhood...perhaps this redevelopment (razing?) will help not only rid the county of this eyesore but put some pressure on improving the neighborhood.
Supervisors delay Springfield Mall redevelopment | William C. Flook | Local | Washington Examiner