Lincoln Mall brings closer look at evolution of south suburbs

Lincoln Mall brings closer look at evolution of south suburbs
Lincoln Mall brings closer look at evolution of south suburbs

Lincoln Mall brings closer look at evolution of south suburbs

The Village of Matteson has asked the owners of Lincoln Mall to shutter the building because of disrepair and alleged safety violations. What does the closure say about the economy of area? Southtown Star reporter Casey Toner and South Suburban Mayors and Managers Association Executive Director Ed Paesel discuss how the demographics and economy in the area have changed. Photo: courtesy of southtownstar.suntimes.com