Sears Holdings notified the Wisconsin Department of Workforce
Development on Wednesday that it will be closing its stores in
Brookfield and Green Bay and 102 workers will lose their jobs.
The closings of
the stores were announced last week.
According to the
notice submitted to the DWD, a combined 96 workers will be affected
by the stores’ closures at 15 S. Moorland Road, Brookfield, and 1555
Green Bay Plaza, Green Bay.
the Sears Auto Unit at the Green Bay location will also cease
operations, affecting a total of six workers.
employees will lose their jobs at the Sears in Brookfield. Layoffs
are expected to start March 18 and last for about two weeks.
DWD and its
partners at the Waukesha-Ozaukee-Washington and Bay Area Workforce
Development Boards will work with the affected partners to
coordinate Rapid Response Services.