You are the owner of this article.
You have permission to edit this article.
Edit
top story

Orchards Mall management eyes new name, redevelopment plan that includes hotel

  • 3 min to read

BENTON TOWNSHIP — Changes are on the way at The Orchards Mall, owners have promised.

While the Benton Township shopping center was dormant through the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic, new management was creating a redevelopment plan that would change the layout of the building.

201212-HP-orchards-mall3-photo.jpg

The former JC Penney store at The Orchards Mall is shown this week. Mall owners have proposed a hotel for this end of the mall, which has seen its number of storefronts dwindle to just 10 over the past few years.

201212-HP-orchards-mall4-photo.jpg

The remains of the Carson’s sign is pictured at the former store, located at The Orchards Mall in Benton Township.

Contact: twittkowski@TheHP.com, 932-0358, Twitter: @TonyWittkowski