Wisconsin Central School Bus notified the Department of
Workforce Development on Thursday that it plans to lay
off about 54 employees at the end of the school year and
close its Mequon facility.
“The reduction in force is due to the elimination of our
school bus contract by our customer and will affect 54
employees,” according to the notice. The last day of
school is June 11 and layoffs will begin June 12.
Of the affected positions, 50 are bus drivers, one is a
manager, two are technicians and one is a dispatcher.
The planned action is anticipated to be permanent and
the facility will be closed at 11127 Industrial Road in
Waukesha-Ozaukee-Washington Workforce Development Board
staff will coordinate Rapid Response activities.
Wisconsin Central School Bus is part of North America
Central School Bus.