In about two months, area social service agencies may see an influx of new cases. That’s when U.S. Steel’s Granite City Works location is set to be idled. The United Way of Greater St. Louis will likely be one of the agencies impacted.
Agency spokesman Natasha Sakovich tells The Big Z the steel industry has always supported them, so they are examining way s they can help those workers and their families if the need arises.
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She says anyone that needs help can always call the 2-1-1 referral and assistance help line. The Granite City Works steel mill is the town's largest employer.