Harley-Davidson to lay off 118 positions at York facility

YORK, Pa. (WHTM) – Harley-Davidson announced Thursday that it will cut 118 positions at its York County facility.

The company is moving production of its Softail motorcycles from the plant in Springettsbury Township to Kansas City, Missouri, beginning with the 2018 model year.

Harley-Davidson will add 118 positions at its Kansas City plant.

The layoffs will begin June 23 and last through late July.

Company spokeswoman Bernadette Lauer said employees were told of plans for the production shift in November 2015.

She said no other layoffs are planned at this time.

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