GE Transportation laying off 1,500 of 4,500 workers in Erie
ERIE, Pa. —
GE Transportation is laying off one-third of its 4,500 workers at a locomotive manufacturing plant in northwestern Pennsylvania.
Company spokeswoman Cathy Heiman confirmed the layoffs Friday, the Erie Times-News reported.
The 1,500 workers being cut are represented by United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers Local 506.