|Posted by Stephen on February 24, 2015 at 5:10 PM|
Today the Drivers Mechanics and Cleaners of Lakefront Lines won a historic victory in which the UWA was selected as their collective bargaining representative. This group which has historically non union, had to go through two different elections. After the results of the first election a runoff election had to be held. UWA won the runoff election for the 80 employee unit by a 2-1 margin. "We are so proud that these brave employees had the persistance to stay strong and together through two election and finally win Union representation." said Raeann Richards UWA area Representative Cincinnati. "Now we can concentrate on improving the conditions for these employees at Lakefront Lines and improving the livelyhoods for these employees and their families."