• Fire breaks out at Century III Mall

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    WEST MIFFLIN, Pa. - Firefighters responded to a fire Friday morning at Century III Mall

    The fire broke out in the maintenance garage area of the mall just after 10 a.m. 

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    Workers at JCPenney were briefly evacuated as a precaution. JCPenney is the only store remaining at the mall. 

    In February, the mall was deemed unsafe and uninhabitable by West Mifflin Code Enforcement due to a water and fire suppression system issue inside. 

    No one was hurt.  The cause of the fire hasn't been determined. 


    Here's a timeline of recent events at Century III Mall: 

    April 18, 2019: Lawyers discuss redevelopment plans

    February 18, 2019: Century III Mall tenants given notice to vacate

    February 12, 2019: Mayor says mall has not been sold despite developer statements

    February 2, 2019: Century III Mall deemed 'unsafe and uninhabitable' by code enforcement

    September 2018: Sheriff's sale for Century III Mall delayed again



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