May 17, 2012 - City and state elected leaders will join workers and community leaders to confront management at LMC Car Wash in East Harlem, demanding an end to mistreatment of workers as part of a larger movement for fair wages, benefits and job protections in the New Read more.
May 2, 2012 - City Council members, car wash workers, community leaders, labor experts, and WASH New York representatives will participate in a press conference at 11 a.m. on the steps of City Hall to announce legislation that will require all car washes to get annual Read more.
April 10, 2012 - New York City taxi workers and black car drivers are helping the WASH NY campaign being conducted by Make the Road New York and New York Communities for Change to pressure car wash owners to improve conditions in an industry plagued by rampant wage and ho Read more.
March 29, 2012 - Escalation of Car Wash Workers' Campaign, Following AG Car Wash Probe, Revelations of Mistreatment and Abuse Read more.
March 16, 2012 - Car wash workers and a community delegation will confront management at LMC Car Wash in East Harlem and demand that mistreatment of workers stop immediately. Read more.
March 15, 2012 - A delegation of workers and community activists will confront management at the Sutphin Car Wash in Jamaica, Queens, and demand that all harassment of workers stop immediately. These workers have been subjected to retaliation in the past week for speaking Read more.
March 6, 2012 - An eye-opening investigative report showing widespread mistreatment of the city’s car wash workers was released today by WASH New York, a new campaign launched to improve industry standards and achieve greater protection of workplace rights. Read more.
March 5, 2012 - A new investigative report on the city’s car wash industry will be unveiled in front of a Queens car wash that exemplifies some of the worst practices in the industry. Read more.