The National Labor Relations Board issued a citation against the New Jersey based company when it unlawfully ended contract negotiations.
While only 42,000 signatures are required to get the initiative on the ballot, the coalition hopes to submit 52,000.
Janitors all over this town, most of whom earn less than $9,000 per year, walked off their jobs yesterday in a strike.
Some arguments can best be won with the opportune use of a good example.
On this day in history in 2001, 5,000 demonstrators rallied in support of the Charleston Five.
Workers at several Oakland Airport concessions and their supporters held an informational picket outside the terminal July 6.
Forty activists and community members gathered in Bush's Pasture Park to greet the Friendshipment Caravan.
A total of 82 percent of union members voted on the demands. Of those, 63 percent voted to reject Crystal's contract offer.
Negotiations resumed July 5 between Con Edison, the electricity and steam provider for this city and elsewhere, and its workers.
Local 11-637 of the American Federation of Musicians, and the Louisville Orchestra Inc., recently signed an agreement, ending a lockout of workers from their jobs that began in May 2011.