COON RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) — Honeywell International says it will close its plant in Coon Rapids in August and eliminate dozens of jobs.
The company says it’s consolidating the plant’s work into other U.S. operations.READ MORE: COVID In Minnesota: 551 New Cases Reported As Average Positivity Rate Rises To 3%
The Coon Rapids plant employed 212, but the company says some employees have retired, transferred or found other jobs since it told them of the plans to close last year.READ MORE: Man Shot Dead Near Powderhorn Park Identified As Tyrone Washington
Honeywell spokesman Scott Sayres did not have an exact number of employees affected, but said it’s less than 200.
The Coon Rapids location primarily makes sensors used in GPS devices for the aerospace industry.MORE NEWS: Suspect Arrested After Woman Found Stabbed To Death On Shakopee Sidewalk
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