• HTC members approve dues referendum by overwhelming margin

    On Thursday, July 24 HTC members voted, by an overwhelming majority to approve an increase in union dues. More than 6,500 members voted at seven different locations to approve this dues increase. In the final count, 89.9 percent of those who voted approved the dues increase—a remarkable demonstration of the memberships’ commitment to keep the union strong and to organize the non-union hotel industry. Read more...

  • Dues referendum slideshow

    The dues referendum vote on July 24 was an overwhelming expression of strong support for the union by Hotel Trades Council members. With more than 6,000 members turning out to vote in the referendum, it would be impossible to show everyone who took time to cast a ballot. Read more...

  • Union contract may be extended until 2024

    Members of the Hotel Trades Council may be in for a decade of unprecedented economic security for workers in the hospitality industry. Read more...

  • Hyatt Times Square newly unionized

    On June June 5, 2014 the workers at the Hyatt Times Square officially became members of the Hotel Trades Council. Room Attendant Lorena Garcia commented “I can’t tell you how thrilled I am about this. This is a great new hotel, and now that we all have the union, I know I will have stability at this job in the future.” Read more...

  • De Blasio Cites HTC Healthcare Plan as a Model for New York City

    New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio commended the Hotel Trades Council health care system in a conversation with journalists from WYNC marking his first 100 days in office. De Blasio highlighted the HTC system’s exceptional efficiency and cost-effectiveness, which it achieves by providing all healthcare services under one roof. Read more...


Join the Fight and Work for HTC Join the Fight and Work for HTC

Interested in a career in social justice? Learn more about what it takes to be a union organizer fighting for the rights of hotel and gaming workers across New York City, northern New Jersey and the Capital District. Watch video...


  • Stay Here!
  • Don't Stay Here