Raucous Rally at 133 Greenwich Street


On October 9, hundreds of Local 79 members joined hundreds of members of other building trades and members of the Hotel Trades Council at a raucous noontime rally at 133 Greenwich Street in lower Manhattan. The rally was held outside a non-union hotel construction site, where Cava Construction, a notorious non-union contractor, is the general contractor. One of Cava Construction’s subcontractors at 133 Greenwich Street is Park Side Construction, a company with a history of safety violations. Park Side was overseeing concrete work at the West 37th Street non-union hotel construction site where a concrete slab crushed a worker to death [...]