The Council of 100 says Newell Rubbermaid, who Amerock, is a subsidiary of says it was in November that they caught word of this potential closing, but at that time the Council of 100 says the company said the closure was three years out.
Despite that, the Council of 100 says two new businesses are set to move into the Eastrock industrial park. That park is located near Alpine and Harrison.
The names of the businesses are not known, but 23 News has found out that one is a distribution business and one is apparel.
Both are moving from neighboring communities.
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