Building Justice

Up and down the East Coast, over 75,000 32BJ SEIU office cleaners who work hard to keep downtown and suburban office buildings clean and ready for business each day, are coming together this year to win strong contracts that will benefit communities in every zip code. 

What are you fighting for?

Up and down the East Coast, over 75,000 32BJ SEIU office cleaners who work hard to keep downtown and suburban office buildings clean and ready for business each day, are coming together this year to win strong contracts that will benefit communities in every zip code.

Janitors are fighting for communities where no one is left behind and everyone shares in the prosperity they help create. We are those whose unseen work is at the heart of our cities.  We do not stand alone. More than 134,000 SEIU janitors across the country are coming together across different backgrounds to rewrite the rules in favor of all working families, no exceptions.

Our union contract expires:

October 2019

  • CAD (DC area)- October 15, 2019
  • Philadelphia BOLR – October 15, 2019
  • Pittsburgh (Downtown and Suburbs) – October 31, 2019

December 2019

  • Philadelphia Suburbs – December 15, 2019
  • Connecticut– December 31, 2019
  • Hudson Valley and Fairfield County (FairChester) – December 31, 2019
  • Delaware – December 31, 2019
  • New Jersey – December 31, 2019
  • Long Island – December 31, 2019
  • New York City – December 31, 2019

September 2020

  • New England – September 30, 2020

Over the next year, we will be working with you to make sure your union is strong, united and ready to fight for a strong contract.

Your field rep or shop steward or other 32BJ member leader will be connecting with you and your co-workers to get involved. Over the next few months, you will have an opportunity to take action for your contract by attending rallies, demonstrations, bargaining sessions, participating in photo actions, contributing to our social justice fund, the American Dream Fund and possibly going on strike.

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