SAUGUS (CBS) — The giant orange dinosaur that looms over Route 1 in Saugus could be facing extinction.
The Route 1 Miniature Golf and Batting Cages has been sold to a developer, according to The Saugus Advertiser.READ MORE: Vaccines For Kids In Massachusetts: What You Need To Know
The newspaper reports that the developer is already planning to build a hotel and apartment complex, and the mini golf course land is part of the plan.READ MORE: It Happens Here: Former Kingston Oyster Farmer Pivots To Fashion With 'The Oyster Bag'
The future of the dinosaur is uncertain at best, and the developer says the golf course might stay open one more season.MORE NEWS: Coronavirus In Massachusetts: Today's Developments
It’s not the only changes drivers have noticed on Route 1 in Saugus. In 2013, the landmark Hilltop Steakhouse closed, and the popular fiberglass cows were auctioned.