After the latest shooting there's a notable increase in complaints about security and Oak Park Mall management.
Here's a quick run down . . .
Oak Park Retail Insecurity
Car Caught In Crossfire
"She was just fortunate that she wasn't in the car when they decided to start shooting, and she was actually in the mall in a safer place," said Adam James.
Travel Plans After Gunfire
Touting Internets Alternative
OVERLAND PARK, KS (KCTV) - Currently, stock for CBL properties, owner and operator of Oak Park Mall, is trading for a $1.99. Down from almost $20 just 5 years ago. That downward trend is happening to malls across the country. American malls are dying.
Accordingly and because our blog community is focused on sharing unique and workable solutions that aren't just silly cries for help . . .
HOW CAN OAK PARK MALL HELP PROVIDE SHOPPERS BETTER SECURITY?!?!?
So far the suggestions worth repeating are:
- Charge a small admission fee.
- Metal detector entryways.
- More cameras and better lighting in the parking lots.
Of course we know a lot of the answers we get are gonna be dumb but some of the considerations are worthwhile and a sign that locals would rather work to save this shopping resource rather than just give up.
Developing . . .