Evan Oliff, Founder & President of Preferred Development undertook the complete renovation of a 45,000 square foot shopping center that had not been up dated since it was built back in 1972. With the City of Canton's support, he remodeled the complete façade, parking lot, new sign and roof. In addition, Evan Oliff of Preferred Development donated a 80 foot community mural which highlighted the assets of its community including the four NASA space flight by it's home town resident Steve Nagel had achieved. He has logged over 725 hours in space and was the 100th astronaut to go in space by NASA. He attended the grand re-opening. This is the story of this transformation.