Rally at East Hartford Stop & Shop

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Rally at Norwalk Stop & Shop!

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Members in Solidarity

Store #679 Waterbury

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Store # 662 Norwalk

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Store #628 Bristol

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Store #653 Westport

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12/10/2015

1:00 PM in Wethersfield PriceRite

2:00 P.M. Walmart Rocky Hill

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IKEA Workers Strike for UFCW Union Recognition!

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Tell Price-Rite to do better!!

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It is time for Price Rite to do what is right and offer the wages, benefits and schedules their hard working men and women deserve

Help send Price Rite a message that NOW is the time to change.

facebook.com/StandingWithPriceRiteWorkers

DOL Workers’ Rally and Vigil

Date: Saturday, September 26, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: CT Department of Labor
200 Folly Brook Blvd
Wethersfield, CT 06109
Contact: Larry Dorman
Email: ldorman@council4.org
Phone: 860-989-9127
Description: Effective Oct. 1, 2015, the State Labor Department is laying off 95 workers and closing 6 of 11 job centers across the state along with an unemployment call center.

These cuts will make Connecticut’s economy bleed by increasing wait times for unemployment benefits and reducing access to employment services.

Join Department of Labor workers and our community allies as we pledge to sustain the fight to protect vital public services.

You can also help by signing the “Stop the DOL Service Cuts” petition and sharing it with your family & friends!

TO ALL LOCAL 371 AND LOCAL 919 MEMBERS, SHOP STEWARDS

AND

EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBERS

Informational Picket line

 

September 10, 2015

Dear Sisters and Brothers:

Please be advised that Local 371 UFCW and Local 919 UFCW will be conducting informational picket lines in front of the NON-UNION PRICE RITE SUPERMARKETS on Tuesday, September 15, 2015 and Wednesday, September 16, 2015 from 3:00 PM until

6:00 P.M.  Please join us at one of the following Price-Rite locations:

 

136 Berlin Road, Cromwell, CT (Local 371)

150 Columbus Blvd, New Britain, CT (Local 371)

1869 Dixwell Avenue, Hamden, CT (Local 371)

160 Silas Deane Highway, Wethersfield, CT (Local 919)

983 New Britain Avenue, West Hartford, CT (Local 919)

590 Windsor Avenue, Windsor, CT (Local 919)

 

Together with our members and community leaders, we will be calling on Price Rite to pay a living wage and to freely allow Price Rite employees to join a union. Please bring family, friends, and coworkers to these important events.

 

Fraternally yours,

 

Thomas A. Wilkinson                                                 Mark A. Espinosa

President, Local 371 UFCW                                      President, Local 919 UFCW

 

***PLEASE POST ON BULLETIN BOARD***

 

 

ALL MEMBERS OF LOCAL 919 ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND AND SUPPORT

THE FOLLOWING:

Nine building cleaners are still fighting to regain their jobs after being thrown out back in July.

What’s more, over half of the workers have young children and they’re struggling to get their kids everything they need as they go back to school. Join the workers with their children on Sept. 9th as they fight to get their jobs back.

Rally for Displaced Building Cleaners & Kids
Wednesday, Sept. 9 at 3:30 PM
500 Enterprise Drive in Rocky Hill
Questions:
email Rochelle Palache
Facebook: 
Rally for Cleaners & Kids

These 9 workers are members of SEIU Local 32BJ and the owner of the office building they cleaned in Rocky Hill replaced them with minimum wage workers. Some of these workers have put in 15 years or more cleaning this office building.

We’re rallying with these workers to tell the owners:

  • Stop putting corporate profits ahead of family stability!
  • Bring these good workers back on the job!

Please come out and show your support for these workers & their children on Sept. 9th!

Click here to download 32BJ’s flyer for the rally.

 

Rally with Musicians of the Hartford Symphony Orchestra

Date: Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Time: 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: North Steps of the Capitol
210 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106
Contact: Candace Lammers
Phone: 860-563-1606
Description: Please join the rally to support the musicians of the Hartford Symphony Orchestra in their quest for fair wages and working conditions. Help us save the Orchestra that Hartford expects and deserves.

The musicians are members of AFM Local 400.

Follow the Musicians of the Hartford Symphony Orchestra on Facebook.