BMO Harris files layoff notice on 74 Wisconsin employees

BMO Harris Bank has filed notice with the state that it intends to lay off 74 people at a data center in Sun Prairie (Dane County) and a mortgage investment management division in Cedarburg (Ozaukee County).

The layoffs, which began last Thursday, will be evenly split between the two locations, according to documents filed with the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development.

Affected employees will be able to apply for open positions within BMO.

The bank has offered former employees severance pay and placement services.