Strike averted for Bronx apartment building workers

A deal has been reached to avert a strike for thousands of Bronx apartment building workers threatening to walk off the job. Local 32BJ Union

The new four-year contract includes a raise and a 401(k) retirement plan.

The new four-year contract includes a raise and a 401(k) retirement plan. (3/13/15)

THE BRONX - A deal has been reached to avert a strike for thousands of Bronx apartment building workers threatening to walk off the job. 

Local 32BJ Union representatives agreed to a new four-year deal that includes a $64.75 raise per week. 

The contract also introduces a 401(k) retirement plan for employees in their second year.

The agreement still needs to be ratified by union members.

 

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