The company's planned facility in New Jersey is more than 75 miles away from the current warehouses in Bushwick and Brooklyn Navy Yard, making it impossible for the workers—nearly all of whom rely on public transportation—to commute to the new location.
Rally at B&H Photo and Video
420 9th Ave., New York City
Sunday, February 12 at 2pm
Photo and Interview Opportunities Available
The USW represents 850,000 workers in North America employed in many industries, including metals, rubber, chemicals, paper, oil refining, mining and the service and public sectors.
Contact: Del Vitale – 703-306-5399
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SOURCE United Steelworkers (USW)