Assembly responds to closure of Ocean Beauty
August 23, 2018
In response to Ocean Beauty announcing that they’ll be closing their plant in Petersburg, the borough assembly discussed a draft letter in response on Monday.
In the draft letter from Vice Mayor Jeigh Stanton-Gregor to Ocean Beauty on behalf of the Petersburg Borough Assembly, Stanton-Gregor expressed appreciation for informing the assembly of its decision, as well as the impact the move will have on the local economy.
“While this is most unwelcome news to our community and it will be difficult for us to replace the lost revenue, employment, and general economic activity from the plant...