By the mid-1980s, the shopping hub has gone through a metamorphosis into MARKET SQUARE AT NORTH DEKALB. Its western half was gutted and rebuilt, taking in Woolworth in the process. Two new anchors joined the tenant list; California-based Mervyn's and Massachusetts-based Lechmere.


A late '80s view of the new Food Court area, a component of the award-winning reinvention of the center into MARKET SQUARE AT NORTH DEKALB.
Photo from www.nannis.com (Nannis & Associates)