Lakeshore Community Labor Council, AFL-CIO

An advocate for west Michigan working families through collective action, education and community partnerships.

Lakeshore CLC stands opposed to attacks on Americans’ health benefits

MUSKEGON February 20, 2017– The Lakeshore Community Labor Council adopted a resolution this month expressing support for the Affordable Care Act (ACA), as well as opposing any cuts to Medicare and Medicaid, … Continue reading

February 20, 2017

BlueGreen Alliance recognizes IBEW Local 275 for their work installing solar panels

COOPERSVILLE April 8, 2016– Members of IBEW Local 275 have been working on a green-energy project this winter, putting together a 3-megawatt solar installation for a local business. Their work was … Continue reading

April 8, 2016

Labor Day in Muskegon

MUSKEGON September 8, 2015– Families and friends of labor lined the streets of downtown Muskegon yesterday for the 21st annual Labor Day Parade– one of only two in Michigan (the … Continue reading

September 8, 2015

Coopersville teachers reach 4-year deal with school district

COOPERSVILLE August 31, 2015– The Coopersville Education Association reached a four-year deal with the Coopersville Board of Education last week. Both new and current teachers will see a pay increase under … Continue reading

August 31, 2015

Michigan AFL-CIO President Bieber meets with west Michigan union members

COOPERSVILLE August 4, 2015– About 30 west Michigan union members met with newly-elected Michigan AFL-CIO President Ron Bieber over lunch today at the Plumbers & Fitters hall in Coopersville. The … Continue reading

August 4, 2015

West Michigan CLC approves name change

MUSKEGON July 31, 2015– At the July meeting of the West Michigan CLC, a name change was approved. The West Michigan CLC will now be known as the Lakeshore CLC. … Continue reading

July 31, 2015

UFCW Local 951 president urges legislators to keep state’s green energy standards in place

KALAMAZOO July 22, 2015– John Cakmakci, president of United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 951, recently penned an op-ed for the Kalamazoo Gazette in which he urges state lawmakers … Continue reading

July 22, 2015

Lakeshore Community Labor Council

The Lakeshore Community Labor Council, AFL-CIO is a coalition of west Michigan labor unions and community organizations in Muskegon, Ottawa, Lake, Newaygo, Oceana, Mason, Manistee and Allegan Counties, and based in Muskgeon.

Address & phone

490 W Western Ave Muskegon, MI 49440‎ (231) 725-7721