“We not only help them win, but we also protect our gains”
– Nick Almeida, Justice for Janitors Toronto branch president
Facing a major strike, cleaning companies offered a huge wage settlement. By Lee Gilchrist
SEIU Local 2 cleaners in Toronto win their largest increases ever. Will see wages increase by a $1 in the first year.
Canada’s high inflation rate is disproportionately affecting low-income workers. See story by Vanmala Subramaniam
Toronto is about to get extra dirty as thousands of janitors prepare to strike. Read the BlogTO story by Lauren O’Neil.
Toronto isn’t well known for its dirtiness, but regardless of your stance on its current condition, the 6ix could get a whole lot worse. See the Narcity Toronto story by Brooke Houghton.
Inflation and lack of pandemic pay leaves cleaners ready to drop mops. Read Toronto Sun story by Scott Laurie.
Don’t miss this 2022 bargaining update.