Barry-Wehmiller owners of Angelus Sanitary Can Machine Company is closing the facility in Vernon, CA and moving the operation to a Non-Union facility in Akron, OH. All of the bargaining unit employees were laid off November 2nd and issued a WARN Notice. The facility is currently being operated by management and secretaries. LU 8957 has been members of the Steelworkers for over 70 years and needs your help.
On Wednesday, December 12th from 3:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. there will be a “Candlelight Vigil” held at the plant and we invite you and your families and members to participate. There will be a Candlelight Vigil also held at the same time in St. Louis, MO at the company’s headquarters.
Thank you in advance for your support and participation.