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Blind Industries Set to Wrap Up Work Within the Month

October 18th, 2021 by WCBC Radio

Blind Industries and Services of Maryland will be closing its textile sewing and manufacturing plant in Cumberland Oct. 29. While the announced closing date was the 29th, indications are that most work will be wrapped up this week or early next. The decision to close the plant, located at 322 Paca Street, will affect about 46 salaried and hourly employees.  Chris Danielson is the public information director for the National Federation of the Blind and he talked with WCBC News about the decision…