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Tobyhanna Army Depot not affected by shutdown

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Oct 02 2013 05:10:46 PM CDT
Updated On: Oct 02 2013 06:44:36 PM CDT

Thousands of employees at a Monroe County army depot will continue to work during the shutdown.

Thousands of employees at a Monroe County army depot will continue to work during the shutdown.

A Tobyhanna Army Depot official tells us the depot will continue to operate as normal.

We're told some of the space is leased to various federal agencies -- and they could be affected.

But the depot itself is exempt from the shutdown.

The facility is the largest electronics maintenance warehouse in the Department of Defense.