Workers deserve a predictable schedule with predictable pay that allows them a life outside of work.
New trash hauling study of New York City finds privatization is not good for the health of workers, the public.
School bus workers in New York City are cheering the return of employee protections that for decades had protected middle-class jobs in their industry.
The shortage is workforce housing is a real problem in cities and towns across the country. But five New York City union pension systems are doing what they can to help problem, investing some $150 million in projects to erect 20,000 units of affordable housing in the Big Apple, the AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust (HIT) announced.
Local 330 PACE Bus Drivers Secure Strong Contracts The Teamsters ...Full- and part-time PACE River Division bus drivers represented by Teamsters Local 330 recently ratified separate collective bargaining agreements guaranteeing new raises and enhanced job security. The Teamsters voted overwhelmingly to approve new seven-year contracts, which provide fair and equitable wage increases...
Opponents of the iconic New York City horse-drawn carriage industry have repeatedly told anyone who would listen that the practice is inhumane to the animals used in such work. A new report, however, proves otherwise.