University Mall closes temporarily amid COVID-19 concerns

University Mall closes temporarily amid COVID-19 concerns
The University Mall will close temporarily in response to growing concerns around COVID-19, and in accordance with Illinois state mandate. (Source: Chris Drury, KFVS)

CARBONDALE, Ill. (KFVS) - The University Mall will close temporarily in response to growing concerns around COVID-19, and in accordance with Illinois state mandate.

Mason Asset Management and Namdar Realty Group made the announcement on Wednesday, March 25.

They released the following statement:

“We have been closely tracking developments related to COVID-19 and have been following the guidance of authorities, ensuring that above all else, our patrons, merchants, and employees are safe and healthy. The situation has indeed evolved, and in accordance with the state mandate and with our community in mind, we have temporarily closed all Illinois malls until further notice. We sincerely appreciate our diligent team’s work in maintaining a safe and clean environment over the last few weeks, and we hope to re-open as soon as possible.”
Mason Asset Management and Namdar Realty Group

It will be closed until further notice.

You can click here to see other Heartland businesses and facilities that are closing or taking precautions.

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