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Seattle waterfront businesses start issuing layoff notices in preparation for seawall construction

A couple of Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notifications were issued for two Seattle companies, including Elliott's Oyster House waterfront restaurant. The Puget Sound Business Journal reports that 15 waterfront businesses will shut down during construction of the Elliott Bay seawall, which runs from this October to July 2015.

Here's a link to the Puget Sound Business Journal story

Company: Elliott's Oyster House (Seattle, WA) will lay off 200 employees, 

effective October 01, 2014

Date of Notification: August 06, 2014

Company: Emeritus Senior Living (Seattle, WA) will lay off 6 employees, 

effective October 06, 2014

Date of Notification: August 06, 2014