UNITE HERE Local 1
218 S Wabash Ave, 7th Floor
Chicago, IL 60604
Open Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 4:30pm
To contact UNITE HERE Local 1 call (312) 663-4373. Listen to the prompts and dial the division extension. We have staff dedicated to calling you back and answering your questions. Every member will receive a call back.
Airports – Extension 299
Food Service/CPS – Extension 327
Hotels – Extension 324
Casinos – Extension 331
Grievances – Extension 265
General Inquiries – Extension 276
- How to Plug In to receive texts from the union: Leave a message on any division extension simply saying, “I want to be plugged in” and we will call you back on the number you left and get you plugged in!
- Banquet checks – Call extension General Inquiries 276: a staff person will call you back and confirm your address and have you send a picture of your photo ID. After staff person confirms address and receives photo verification, they will mailout your check.
- Grievance checks – Call extension Grievances 265: a staff person will call you back and confirm your address and have you send a picture of your photo ID. After staff person confirms address and receives photo verification, they will mail your check.
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For the Media:
Please direct all press inquiries to Elliott Mallen:
[email protected] / (312) 656-5807
Chicago Hyatt workers call for boycott
Over 250 Rabbis and other Jewish leaders nationwide sign onto pledge in support (Chicago, IL) – Today, UNITE HERE Local 1 members are gathering in front of Hyatt Global Headquarters in Chicago to call for a boycott at several area Hyatt Hotels—the Hyatt Regency Chicago, the Hyatt O’Hare, and the Park Hyatt. Hyatt workers will […]
Chicago Hilton workers vote overwhelmingly to strike
Hilton workers join thousands of other area hotel workers preparing for a strike (Chicago, IL) – Today, Hilton Hotels workers in Chicago voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike at 4 area properties – the Chicago Hilton, Hilton O’Hare, the Palmer House Hilton, and the Drake, according to UNITE HERE Local 1 and Local 450. With […]
Chicago Hyatt workers vote overwhelmingly to strike
Facing prospect of a “permanent recession” as billionaire Hyatt owners prosper, area hotel workers gear up for strike (Chicago, IL) – On July 29, 2010, UNITE HERE Local 1 members working at four area Hyatts—the Hyatt Regency Chicago, Park Hyatt, Hyatt McCormick Place, and Hyatt O’Hare—voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike, with 92% voting in […]