FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 25, 2022
Contact: Miles Eshaia
UFCW Local 555, Communications Coordinator
New Seasons Workers have secured a Union Election
Hillsboro, Oregon – Workers at the Orenco Station New Seasons have secured dates for their
Union Election. Workers will be mailed ballots on August 11th and will have until September 1st
for their votes to be received by the NLRB.
“New Seasons workers are an unrelenting force and UFCW 555 is proud to be their union
home. The workers are united, we have the support of the community, and we are standing
strong in the face of management’s union busting attempts. These workers are leading the way
to a better future.” – Dan Clay, UFCW Local 555 Union President.
This union election comes after a months-long organizing campaign to provide workers at New
Seasons with better benefits, stronger pay, and a more secure retirement. Most importantly,
workers at New Seasons will finally have a true voice in their workplace.
About Local 555: United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 555 represents over 29,000 workers in Oregon, Southwestern Washington, Idaho, and Wyoming. Our membership consists of workers in retail, manufacturing, health care and many other industries. We are a diverse group of workers that have grown into being the largest private sector labor union in Oregon. Local 555 has a rich history dating back to 1936. Our Local is chartered by the UFCW International Union, joining us with over 1.3 million workers across the United States and the World.