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Submitted by Urban_Explorer
Dixie Square Mall - Updated 2011
This certainly takes the spotlight as the world's deadest mall, and one that
Security Measures: There is a guard on site due to excavating equipment.
Safety measures: Collapsing roof, water standing, asbestos, the occasional person and dogs, police department on the corner of the property, fence that now borders the premises. (Fencing)
Reason its classified as a mall that won't die is the fact that it has been standing for 32 years! Twice as long as it was in operation. Partly because the town of Harvey doesn't have the funds to raze the site - and what has been demolished was done without permits and was done in the middle of the night. Other than that, scrappers have done their fair share and have taken anything and everything of value.
*View into Block B"
*This was a storefront they drove the bluesmobile thru*
*The mall had both Hardy and Burts Shoe stores*
*This used to be Montgomery Ward, an anchor store that was demolished illegally by a contractor in the middle of the night*
*Main entry that was used in the film to access the mall*
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I DON'T GIVE OUT LOCATIONS. I DON'T KNOW IF THE BUILDINGS ARE FOR SALE. I DON'T KNOW IF THE BUILDINGS ARE STILL STANDING.
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