June 19, 2024

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Empty properties encompass previous Crossroads Mall as new owner emerges

Damaged signs are part of the current aesthetic of the former Plaza Mayor/Crossroads Mall located at 7000 Crossroads Blvd. in Oklahoma City.

Rhett Warren remembers Crossroads Mall at its peak.

Parking lots crammed with autos. The mall filled with outlets. Individuals outlets, a staple of in-person browsing for many years, packed with buyers.

But 4 yrs back when he toured the creating for his YouTube channel Rhetty for Record, it sat peaceful and generally darkish as the most up-to-date proprietors prepared to near the doorways for superior.

“How absolutely everyone spends their time on social media now, that was our social media then was Crossroads. It is really exactly where you hung out you could shell out several hours in there, probably just consume a food, hang out with close friends, it’s possible do a very little procuring,” Warren stated.

And then there were the outlets and dining establishments exterior the mall that had been inexorably connected to its achievement, providing a secondary layer of commerce that augmented families’ buying expertise.