Renovations underway at the Riverchase Galleria

One of the biggest money makers in Alabama{}is undergoing renovations.

Over the next three months, the center court restrooms at Riverchase Galleria will be modernized, repaired and made bigger.{} Other mall improvements include the relocation and upgrade of the center court elevators, the{}modernization of the entrances and pedestrian bridges and{}improvements, such as paint and lighting, in the parking decks.

Those projects should be complete in 12 to 15 months.

Von Maur department store has also begun work inside its space.{}It is on schedule to open the company's first store in Alabama in the fall of 2013.