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Join Local 3 SEIU September 4th & 5th
for an informational rally 
at the
Boston Convention and Expo Center!

Stand in solidarity with Local 3 SEIU members who are the building and maintenance trades workers that keep the Boston Convention and Expo Center and the Hynes Convention Center running smoothly.

September 4 & 5, 2019, 5pm
Boston Convention and Expo Center
415 Summer Street
Boston, MA

LOCAL 3 MCCA RALLY LETTER 8 14 19Click image to view & download!Local 3 provides the essential services to convention trade show vendors: building up and taking down convention facilities, building out all communications and media, engineering and digital systems, and maintaining the Convention Center’s building systems.

Local 3 members under contract at the Massachusetts Convention Center Authority (MCCA) have been without a new collective bargaining agreement for 13 months. Despite our best efforts, negotiations have stagnated.

The Boston Convention and Expo and the Hynes (collectively, the MCCA) served 800,000 convention goers in 2018 that brought $870,000,000 in economic impact to Boston and Massachusetts.

We are proud of our work and honored to work at the best convention centers in the industry, however we need a fair contract, with fair wages and benefits. So far, the Authority has failed to meet our reasonable demands. In fact, they want healthcare concessions that will reduce take-home pay, in real dollars, for almost 50% of the bargaining unit.

 

Please RSVP your support and attendance to Billy Collins

 

Download the Local 3 SEIU rally letter and post to your workplace!

 

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Who are Local 3?

Local 3 Firemen and Oilers evolved from the oldest local in the Firemen and Oilers Union. We are over thirteen hundred members strong. Our members work in a vast array of industries and services. We keep some of the Boston area's most famous buildings going, such as the Prudential Center and the Taj Hotel.

We keep your schools clean, your drinking water pure, and your streets plowed. The brothers and sisters of Local 3 make your life better every day. Boston's oldest hotel, the Omni Parker House, and her newest landmark, the Boston Convention and Expo Center, are proud to be served by Local 3's skilled workers.

From the Sheraton Boston Hotel and Towers to the Springfield Civic Center, our members are proud to be Firemen and Oilers!