DTW to lay off 135 employees in August

Chili's Too, Jose Cuervo Tequileria, Home Team Sports, Starbucks Fountain to close

ROMULUS, Mich. - Detroit Metro Airport announced Friday morning that a contract is ending that will likely cause 135 people to lose their jobs.

The layoffs are happening because Chili's Too, Jose Cuervo Tequileria, Home Team Sports and the Starbucks Fountain will close. DTW says that the layoffs are because of a loss of contract and that no new contracts have been awarded to HMS Host at the airport.

Read: Letter from HMS about layoffs

The layoffs are expected to happen around August 15 unless a new contract holder hires the workers.

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