Laborers 572 Wins Elections to Represent Arlington National Cemetery Groundskeepers, Army Base Staff in DC and VA
On May 29, LiUNA! Local 572 won an election to represent 45 laborers, gardeners, and tractor operators who maintain the grounds at Arlington National Cemetery. Jointly employed by GreenLeaf Services, Inc. and Davey Commercial Grounds Management, these workers placed thousands of American flags at gravesites at the cemetery on Memorial Day 2015. That same week, Local 572 won another election to represent 89 U.S. Department of the Army Wage Grade employees employed by the Installation Management Command (IMCOM), Army Sustainment Command (ASC), and Military District of Washington (MDW). These LiUNA! members work at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, VA, Fort McNair, DC, and the Fort Belvoir Civilian Personnel Advisory Center (CPAC).
- LiUNA! Mid-Atlantic News