This month, Gibson County Coal LLC submitted a WARN with the Indiana Department of Workforce Development. The letter was received by the department on November 15, 2019. It explains that Gibson County Coal will be reducing the workforce at its GCC Complex in Owensville, Indiana.
That facility is located at 3455 S. 700 W. in Owensville and the second is located at 2579 West Gibson Coal Road in Princeton, Indiana. The employment separations are expected to occur on January 15, 2020. The company anticipates that roughly 184 workers will be laid off as a result. The company cites a reduction in coal production as the reason for the layoffs.
These workers do not have access to bumping rights and the layoffs are expected to be permanent. These employees do not have union representation. Additional details have been made available here.