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Continued: 'Ground' broken on $325 million Mall of America expansion

  • Article by: JANET MOORE , Star Tribune
  • Last update: March 19, 2014 - 8:03 AM

Future expansions for the mall will creep onto existing surface parking lots on its north side, but they will depend on financing. The city of Bloomington has approved plans for a water park, dinner theater, more hotels and office space and perhaps residential units.


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