Archive: June, 2010

13 Safeway Sanitation Workers join Local 114, Portland, Ore.

Posted by BCTGM - June 8, 2010 - Organizing, Strikes

BCTGM Local 114 (Portland, Ore.) won an organizing election to represent 13 sanitation workers employed at the BCTGM represented captive Safeway Bakery in Portland. This sanitation department has never been union. The result of the election was 10 (Union Yes) to 2 no votes. Incredibly, Safeway used anti-union attorneys on their campaign and brought in [...]

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