Locked out workers to hold rally at Honeywell Aerospace

GREEN ISLAND, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Faith and community leaders will hold a “Moral Monday” rally and press conference to support workers locked out of Honeywell Aerospace in Green Island.

These workers have been locked out since May 9.

According to the organization the company locked out 41 workers after they refused to accept increased health care costs and elimination of their pensions. The Green Island workers are member of the United Auto workers Local 1508.

At Monday’s rally and press conference Honeywell Aerospace faith and community leaders will demand that they end the lockout and negotiate.

The event starts at noon.

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