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Tue June 30, 2009
Goodyear Tire Plant Announces Layoffs
By Chris Taylor
Union City, TN – Goodyear Tire in Union City, Tennessee is announcing layoffs at the plant. The company is offering $3,000 for every year of service to 600 of their employees. About 550 employees have already accepted the offer. The buyouts are part of an agreement with the Steel Worker's Union. Some 30 salaried employees at the plant were laid off last week.