CHICAGO (CBS) — There was bad news Tuesday for thousands of workers at Chicago’s Ford Assembly Plant.
The factory at 126th Street and Torrence Avenue is temporarily laying off workers.READ MORE: Chicago Police Restrict Time Off For Officers Amid Battle Between City Hall, FOP Over COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate
It will be reducing its workforce to just three shifts.READ MORE: City Officials, Community Leaders Hit Streets To Urge People To Get First COVID-19 Shots, Boosters, And Flu Shots
Ford blames the cuts on an international parts shortage.MORE NEWS: Families Hold Vigil For Child Victims Of Gun Violence In Chicago, Call For Solutions
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