DeWitt company lays off 69 workers

A DeWitt company that makes electric motors is laying off 69 workers.

Advanced Motors and Drives, founded in 1989, is located at 6268 East Molloy Road.

The company filed a notice with the Department of Labor, detailing the plant layoff. It cited "economic" reasons for the layoffs. The layoffs will take place from June 2 through September 22.

The company has not responded to CNYCentral's request for comment.