Archive for the 'Layoffs' Category

Palm Beach Town Council: No layoffs to result from financial review

The Palm Beach Town Council says employee layoffs will be off the table when it looks for ways to cut costs as part of a comprehensive review of town operations. Last week, Town Manager Tom Bradford recommended that council promise, before digging into the …

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EQT merger with Rice brings layoffs from both companies

EQT confirmed there were layoffs in the aftermath of its merger with Rice Energy that was completed Monday. EQT spokeswoman Linda Robertson said in an email Friday the layoffs were a result of redundancies in positions between the two companies. She …

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Layoffs at local radio station

At least five people have been let go from St. Catharines local Bell Media radio station as part of nation-wide layoffs that have impacted at least 50 jobs. While a Bell Media spokesman would not discuss specifics, Postmedia has learned that jobs were cut …

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335 Layoffs Announced At Stericycle

LAKE FOREST, IL — Medical waste disposal company Stericycle is laying off hundreds of employees as part of a restructuring plan approved Tuesday. According to a notice filed Thursday with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission, the Lake Forest-based …

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Preckwinkle: Nothing Pleasant About Hundreds Of Layoffs

CHICAGO (CBS) — Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle says she has an agreement with the majority of Commissioners on a package that will balance the County’s 2018 Budget. 15 of the 17 Cook County Board members have signed on as co-sponsors …

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After soda tax repeal, Cook County proposes over 400 layoffs

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle released an amended budget recommendation Thursday to make up the losses of the soda tax repeal. The amended budget calls for layoffs of 425 people and the elimination of 762 vacant positions. Most of the cuts …

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