Kent-Ionia Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO

Growing and strengthening west Michigan's middle class

Metro Retirees of Kent County hold meeting third Thursday of every month

WYOMING October 8, 2015– The Metropolitan Labor Union Retirees Council of Kent County (part of the Kent-Ionia Labor Council, AFL-CIO) invite any union retirees to our monthly meetings held on the third … Continue reading

October 8, 2015

The Rapid hikes fares, gives raise to CEO, but extends ATU contract only 48 hours for final push negotiations

GRAND RAPIDS August 28, 2015– More than 100 union members and supporters crowded into the meeting space at the Rapid Central Station on Wednesday as the Interurban Transportation Partnership Board convened … Continue reading

August 28, 2015

Management at The Rapid close to triggering nuclear option against bus drivers’ union

GRAND RAPIDS August 21, 2015–Bus drivers with The Rapid are currently in the eleventh hour of negotiations with their employer, and management has made it clear that they are now interested … Continue reading

August 21, 2015

KICLC Women’s Caucus meeting this Tuesday, June 9

GRAND RAPIDS June 4, 2015– The Kent-Ionia Labor Council (KICLC) invites any women who are interested in having a voice in the greater west Michigan labor movement to join us … Continue reading

June 4, 2015

Social Security office closures are bad for workers, retirees

GRAND RAPIDS November 24, 2014– Could the Social Security Administration be considering a plan to shutter all of its field offices nationwide, just as baby boomers hit retirement age? All … Continue reading

November 24, 2014

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