A rendering of the proposed STREETS AT METCALF mixed-use complex that was supposed to have replaced METCALF SOUTH CENTER. This plan was abandoned in 2008, primarily due to The Great Recession.
Drawing from www.thestreetsatmetcalf.com


A squabble between a new developer and Overland Park city planners slammed the brakes on CENTRAL SQUARE, a second redevelopment plan for the moribund METCALF SOUTH mall. This project was abandoned in 2015.
Drawing from http://www.lane4group.com (Lane4 Properties Group) 


Third time's a charm, they say. Here we see the Lowe's-anchored power center that is (finally) going to replace the METCALF SOUTH mall. Plans for this redevelopment were approved in late 2016. The first stores could be open for business by 2018.
Drawing from http://www.lane4group.com (Lane4 Properties Group)