Ford to keep St. Louis, Atlanta plants open


DETROIT, Sept 19 (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co. will reverse a decision to close its St. Louis assembly plant and provide additional work to its Atlanta plant under a tentative deal with the United Auto Workers, a top union official said on Friday. In return for the St. Louis plant, which had been slated for closure as part of the automaker's cost-cutting plans, Ford will be allowed to close its Lorain, Ohio, assembly plant, company and other union sources said. The Lorain plant currently ...

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