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Olszewski urges GM not to close White Marsh plant

Olszewski urges GM not to close White Marsh plant

Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski Jr. is joining the chorus of politicians pressing General Motors not to close its plant in White Marsh.

In a letter sent to GM CEO Mary Barra on Tuesday, Olszewski urged her to find a different product to build there or another use for the plant. He said the 300 workers at the plant “are among the top performers across the entire company.”

“The facility is both modern and effective, and I know these hard-working men and women remain committed to achieving high performance standards,” Olszewski wrote.

Olszewski also noted that the county’s workforce development staff has already met with GM...

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