Kent-Ionia Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO

Growing and strengthening west Michigan's middle class

Women’s Caucus meeting cancelled due to weather

GRAND RAPIDS January 12, 2016– The Tuesday, January 12 meeting of the KICLC Women’s Caucus has been cancelled due to a winter weather advisory in effect until 7pm tonight. Snow … Continue reading

January 12, 2016

Michigan’s new election law specifically targets unions’ ability to collect PAC money

LANSING January 8, 2015– Most people are aware that labor unions are restricted by law on how dues dollars can be spent for political activity. Which is why unions oftentimes set … Continue reading

January 8, 2016

EVENT: Industry Night for skilled electricians on January 26

COOPERSVILLE January 8, 2016– The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 275 is looking for experienced electricians who are ready to work. Michigan currently has a shortage of skilled electrical … Continue reading

January 8, 2016

UAW Local 1485 president says corporate greed is behind company’s threat to move jobs to Mexico

GRAND RAPIDS January 6, 2016– Dematic, a logistics and supply chain company with a long history in Grand Rapids, announced today that they are considering laying off more than 300 of … Continue reading

January 6, 2016

Kent-Ionia Labor’s MLK Day of Service project announced: Mobile food pantry at City Life Church

GRAND RAPIDS January 4, 2016– The Kent-Ionia Labor community held their December food truck at City Life Church in Grand Rapids, and the response was overwhelming– more than 150 households … Continue reading

January 4, 2016

Public Service Caucus to discuss Michigan election reform legislation at January meeting

GRAND RAPIDS January 4, 2016– With the recent passage of Senate Bill 13 and Senate Bill 571 by Michigan’s legislature, big change could be on the horizon for Michigan voters. … Continue reading

January 4, 2016

Kent-Ionia Labor Council

The Kent-Ionia Labor Council, AFL-CIO is a coalition of west Michigan labor unions in Kent and Ionia Counties, based in Grand Rapids.

Address, phone, email

918 Benjamin NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
616-456-8233
info@KICLC.org