Cole Statement on Ardmore Michelin Plant Closing

October 26, 2023

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Tom Cole (OK-04) released the following statement after Michelin North America announced the closing of the Ardmore Michelin manufacturing plant in the Fourth District of Oklahoma after more than 50 years of business.

“This news is certainly a shock and disappointment to the Ardmore community and surrounding areas as approximately 1,400 jobs will be affected,” said Cole. “My office will continue to monitor the situation and work with community leaders in any way we can to ensure the community’s and employees’ needs are taken care of.”