Fast Food Workers Just Cause Job Protections From Harlem To Hollis

Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP) Acting Commissioner Sandra Abeles today announced that the groundbreaking just cause law for fast food workers. Continue Reading →


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District Council 37 Launches Effort To Get More Members From Harlem To Hollis Vaccinated

District Council 37 (DC 37), New York City’s largest municipal labor union, today announced a new effort to get more of its members vaccinated. Continue Reading →


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Staffers At The Office Of The NYC Public Advocate Jumaane D. Williams Announce Unionization

This morning, staff members of the Office of New York City Public Advocate Jumaane D. Williams announced that they have formed a union and will be represented by the Campaign Workers Guild. Continue Reading →


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New Study Shows The Impact Of COVID-19 Crisis On NYC Workers And Union Members

The 2020 COVID-19 pandemic has had a devastating impact on labor markets worldwide. In the U.S., millions of workers have been furloughed or laid off in both unionized and non-union sectors. Continue Reading →


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NYC Delays Issuing 22K Layoff Notices As Unions Press Lawmakers

A 22,000-strong batch of layoff notices going to New York City employees is on pause while unions press lawmakers for help bridging the city’s budget gap, Mayor Bill de Blasio said. Continue Reading →


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Mayor de Blasio And Others Announce Mental Health And Social Services For Department Of Education Employees

Mayor Bill de Blasio, Schools Chancellor Richard A. Carranza and Office of Labor Relations Commissioner Renee Campion today made an announcement that affects employees from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →


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New Study Shows That Union Erosion Contributed To Disproportionately Low-Wage Job Growth

Ten years after the Great Recession of 2008, employment has rebounded in New York City and New York state (the unemployment rate was 4.0% for the state in July 2019). Continue Reading →


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