Vt. food co-op workers to vote on union - WCAX.COM Local Vermont News, Weather and Sports-

Vt. food co-op workers to vote on union

Posted: Updated:

BRATTLEBORO, Vt. (AP) - Employees at the Brattleboro Food Co-op are voting on whether to form a union.

The election Wednesday is being supervised by the National Labor Relations Board.

Vermont Public Radio reports 140 of the 160 workers are eligible to say yes or no to joining Local 1459 of the United Food and Commercial Workers.

The Co-op recently opened a new $9 million building on Brattleboro's Main Street, with mixed income apartments on the upper floors.

Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 WCAX. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.