- Associated Press - Wednesday, July 20, 2016

MONONA, Iowa (AP) - Another eastern Iowa manufacturer has announced it will close its doors.

Waterloo television station KWWL reports (https://bit.ly/2ah115k ) that Commercial Vehicle Group will close its plant in Monona, Iowa. The station says workers were told the news Tuesday.

The company says there are 146 employees at the plant, and some will remain to support purchasing, sales and other roles after manufacturing ends next spring. For now, production at the plant continues.

The company recently closed its plant in Edgewood, cutting 60 jobs.

CVG makes complete cab systems for heavy-duty trucks and construction and agricultural equipment.

Also Tuesday, crane and boom-truck maker Terex announced it was shutting down its plant in Waverly, leaving 175 people out of work.

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Information from: KWWL-TV, https://www.kwwl.com

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