Rockford Rated 19th Best Manufacturing City

ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- Manufacturing jobs are making a comeback in the Rockford area. A study done by "New Geography" lists Rockford as being the 19th best city in the nation for manufacturing. It's ranked fifth in the Midwest. The U.S. Bureau of Labor statistics says the industry grew by 17-percent between 2010 and 2012. Some of the biggest drivers are expansions at Chrysler and Woodward

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