Fleetwood Enterprises of Riverside, a maker of recreational vehicles, mobile homes and "pre-fab" housing, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy after 59 years in business. The company announced Tuesday that it would keep its business in operation while it shops for a buyer.
However, its travel-trailer division though will be shut down, and that could mean unemployment for 667 people nationwide including 12 at the company's center in Rialto.
Sixty-five workers in corportate positions were laid off on Monday in the Inland Empire. But, more than 600 workers remain in Riverside, the Riverside Press-Enterprise reported.