Entries by tteneyck

Battery Wharf Hotel Workers Back to Work Serving Guests

Battery Wharf Hotel Workers Return to Work Westmont Hospitality agrees to wages, protections BOSTON, MA — UNITE HERE Local 26 and the Battery Wharf Hotel, part-owned and operated by Westmont Hospitality Group, have reached a tentative agreement. The contract contains sexual harassment protections including panic buttons, immigration protections, and technology protections. The Battery Wharf Hotel agreed […]

Tufts University Dining Hall Workers Vote to Strike

For Immediate Release: March 14, 2018 Contact: Nicki Morris, 857-498-2495, nmorris@local26.org Tufts University Dining Hall Workers Vote to Strike 137 to 17, dining workers vote overwhelmingly to authorize strike BOSTON, MA—After casting votes late into Thursday evening, UNITE HERE Local 26 Tufts University dining hall workers have overwhelmingly voted to authorized a strike. Now, a strike can be called by […]

Tufts Dining Hall Workers Announce Strike Authorization Vote

For Immediate Release: March 5, 2018 Tufts Dining Hall Workers Announce Strike Authorization Vote  Overwhelming majority of workers pledge to VOTE YES to strike   MEDFORD, MA – Surrounded by hundreds of UNITE HERE Local 26 dining hall workers, hotel workers, and Tufts students, Tufts University dining hall workers announced they will be holding a […]