23 News has learned that another supply company for Chrysler is setting up shop in Belvidere.
The new development will be on top of several other suppliers setting up shop in Belvidere. It will also be in addition to the new Chrysler sorting center, and of course, the Chrysler expansion.
We've been told the supplier will locate off Townhall Road behind the Chrysler plant.
How many jobs will this facility create? We can tell you that other supply companies are looking to hire anywhere from 150 to 200 new employees.
A formal announcement is expected sometime next week.
In the meantime, plans are full-speed ahead for the new Chrysler sorting center. TDS plans on breaking ground in the next few weeks. The building is scheduled to be complete by October. The company is also expecting to begin its hiring process at that time. More than 500 jobs will be created for that project.