Simon Property Group has announced that all its US properties have temporarily suspended operations amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
The measure will take effect from 7 pm onwards on March 18 and will end on March 29.
Simon Property Group operates hundreds of shopping, dining, entertainment, and mixed-use properties across North America, Europe, and Asia.
The latest closures will affect six malls in the PNW, including the following:
- North Bend Premium Outlets
- Seattle Premium Outlets
- Woodburn Premium Outlets
- Northgate Mall
- Tacoma Mall
- Columbia Center
“The health and safety of our shoppers, retailers and employees is of paramount importance and we are taking this step to help reduce the spread of COVID-19 in our communities,” said Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and President David Simon in a press release.