Swanson is not that big, so this will impact many here. I hope people find jobs quickly - this economy in WV is not that good - I know that they say it's all rosy but not here. I hate when I hear about layoff a lot of people laid off are the only wage earners in their familes.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WDTV) -- Officials announced Wednesday that layoffs are expected at Swanson Industries.
County Commission President Tom Bloom read a letter from the company on Wednesday morning. The letter states that layoffs of around 20-25 employees will happen on or about March 23.
The letter also reads that another 50-60 employees will be let go on or around April 30.
According to the company website, they provide products and services to industries such as mining and steel.
You can read the letter sent to commissioners in the Related Document.