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July 19, 2018
WOUB Local News
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Jobs effort in Jackson
(WOUB) - City leaders in Jackson are hopeful they can work out an agreement to bring jobs back to the area.

Three-hundred people lost their jobs when Meridian Automotive closed their plant.

The company has a lease on the building that's good until 20-15.

Jackson Mayor Randy Heath says getting a new tenant there depends on doing a deal with Meridian.

Meridian shut down the plant after a contract dispute with the Steelworkers union.
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