Jeff Benson, of Greenville, talks to reporter about the planned closing of the coke plant outside U.S. Steel in Granite City earlier this year. On Thursday, U.S. Steel announced it would not close the plant.
Jeff Benson, of Greenville, talks to reporter about the planned closing of the coke plant outside U.S. Steel in Granite City earlier this year. On Thursday, U.S. Steel announced it would not close the plant. Zia Nizami/BND News-Democrat file photo
Jeff Benson, of Greenville, talks to reporter about the planned closing of the coke plant outside U.S. Steel in Granite City earlier this year. On Thursday, U.S. Steel announced it would not close the plant. Zia Nizami/BND News-Democrat file photo

U.S. Steel decides not to close Granite City mill

May 28, 2015 12:13 PM