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Change coming to Crossroads Mall area | News, Sports, Jobs

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Gateways like this will welcome people to Corridor Plaza, a development featuring stores, offices, apartments, a hotel and other amenities on what is now the Crossroads Mall site. Crossroads Plaza Development LLC, of Ankeny, finalized its purchase of the site Friday and plans to start construction this year.

A sweeping transformation of the Crossroads Mall site in Fort Dodge will begin this year under the guidance of a new Iowa-based owner.

The vacant wings of the mall that once were home to Younkers and JC Penney will be torn down this year.

A new retail structure facing Fifth

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Crossroads Mall to be demolished; tenants have 30 days to move

Tenants tell us Crossroads Mall will be demolished and redeveloped.

They say they’ve known this day would come eventually but it’s even more difficult because the coronavirus has been impacting businesses too. They have the next 30 days to move out.

Paul Gaskins owns Diverse Cutz. He said, “This is…this is kind of emotional.”

Of the handful of stores left in Crossroads, all of them have felt the financial strain of the virus.

Whether it’s the dress and tux store missing this year’s prom season or Paul Gaskins Barbershop that was ordered to close for the month of April.


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