The Toledo Blade has notified Mayor D. Michael Collins that it intends to close its production facility at 541 North Superior Street in downtown. The mayor's office received the letter today via Federal Express. The letter says the shutdown will be permanent and that approximately 131 employees will be let go. A spokesman has clarified that the paper is not shutting down, nor is the downtown building being completely shuttered. Stay with NewsRadio 1370 WSPD for more details as this story develops.