MT. VERNON – In a memo released Monday, Continental Tire said it will begin reopening its Mt. Vernon plant in phases.
Starting Sunday, April 26, mixing will resume partial production with managers contacting employees this week regarding plans for the following weeks.
Truck tire will start partial production starting Monday, April 27, with managers also contacting those employees this week.
Phase one of the plan, according to the memo, will then begin May 4 with very limited production in passenger light truck. Employees in that department will be contacted by their managers the week of April 27.
Phase two will then resume full production in passenger light truck beginning Monday May 11.