One company is planning to cut more than 200 Illinois manufacturing jobs.
Baltimore Aircoil has announced its plan to close a plant in Paxton and eliminate 220 Illinois jobs by June. The company makes cooling equipment for commercial buildings. According to an article by the Chicago Tribune, the company is eliminating positions because of the economic recession and slowdown in commercial construction.
The company, which is based in Baltimore, Md., also plans to consolidate its manufacturing operations in Madera, Calif., and Milford, Del.