FBI Building In Springfield?

Lee District Supervisor Jeff McKay’s response to Robert McCartney’s Washington Post article on where the FBI should and shouldn’t move is pretty compelling: I was drinking my first cup of coffee when Robert McCartney’s December 6 column jolted me awake. The column left out a lot of critical facts about the proposed FBI relocation. Here […]

Springfield Town Center – Coming Late 2014

Now that demolition is finally under way, here are photos of the Town Center (former Springfield Mall) as it’s expected to look when it reopens in 2014. The new mall will include an addition of roughly 700,000 square feet of retail, restaurants, a food court and a state-of-the-art movie theater. The 20-foot-tall brown numbers that […]

Taking It Down – Springfield Mall Bites The Dust

Here’s a couple of You Tube vids of the demo getting underway: [youtube width=”560″ height=”315″]http://youtu.be/TnyhobzJSAo[/youtube] [youtube width=”560″ height=”315″]http://youtu.be/jd14J32wMJo[/youtube]

Springfield Mall/Town Center Finally Coming Down

Finally there is some visible progress on the revitalization of Springfield Mall and its transformation into Springfield Town Center. Demolition is actually happening as evidenced from the photos published in the Washington Business Journal today:   The word is mid-2014 for reopening. I hope to bring you more news as it proceeds.

Springfield Mall – er, Town Center – New Vision

The Springfield Mall is dead. Long live the Springfield Mall Town Center. Well, at least JC Penney, Macy’s and Target are open. But the rest of it is being gutted and rebuilt. Vornado has put up some new photos of what the “new” Town Center shopping complex will look like when the renovation is done […]

Springfield Town Center Update

The Connection wrote today that Jeff McKay thinks Springfield Mall is actually going to begin turning into Springfield Town Center. They also published a couple of Vornado’s architectural renderings (which must be new, because the theater featured is not AMC as in the older ones): According to the Lee District supervisor, who has worked closely […]

Springfield Town Center Needs A Marketing Director!

What ho! Vornado Realty Trust has an opening! Marketing Director, Springfield Town Center (Springfield Mall redevelopment) Vornado Realty Trust has an immediate need for a Marketing Director at Springfield Town Center in Springfield, VA. The existing Springfield Mall will soon undergo a major redevelopment which upon completion will become a grand new shopping environment. The […]