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A list of fire code violations found at the Lincoln Mall in Matteson:

Outdated fire alarm system

Certification needed for fire alarm and fire alarm systems

Not all fire rated doors self-closed as required

Sections of the mall did not have an adequate sprinkler system

The required building addresses were not visible in front of all buildings as required

Not all fire lanes were properly maintained

A list of building code violations at Lincoln Mall:

The exterior surfaces of the building are not protected from the elements

The exposed foundation is eroding

Demolished areas are easily available to the public

The east entrance was not finished

A safe and unobstructed path of travel in the mall is not maintained

Construction equipment is not located in an appropriate area

Debris throughout the site must be removed to ensure the cleanliness and well-being of the community

Walkways are unsafe for pedestrians

There is peeling paint throughout the exterior and interior of the building

Exterior railings and fencing are not sound and are leaning

Locations throughout the mall have excessive extension cords and exposed clearances to electric cords

Storage items from the mall and other tenants are kept in vacant tenant spaces

The office layout in the mall was not approved by the demolition permit

Casey Toner



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