TTC is headed in the same direction as Northgate and CTC. I’m surprised Saks hasn’t looked at Crabtree or Southpoint.
Saks makes much more sense at Crabtree. Now that Sears is gone, it just make total sense for it to relocate there.
I just took a stroll through CTC the other day and it looked like a number of vacant spaces were being occupied by some type of educational robotics club for teens: https://inspirenc.us ( think robot wars! )
More community orientated uses like this for malls could be one potential band-aid to bring back the vitality.
Some other ideas I’d hope to see: