The Geo Group, Inc. filed a Workers Adjustment and Retraining Notification with the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry earlier this month. The notice indicates the Florida-based company will close its Coleman Hall facility at 3950 D Street and lay off 51 employees
The Geo Group, formerly known as Wackenhut Corrections Corporation, is the leading provider of detention, correctional and community reentry services, according to its website. The company operates 73 facilities worldwide, including 66 in the United States.
Employee separations are expected to taken place on November 20. The reason for the closure was not cited in the filing.