The janitors work the overnight shift cleaning restrooms and removing trash from airplanes and airport terminals for Delta
airlines, the story noted.
Roxanna Rivera, a negotiator with the SEIU, said: "People need to be very concerned about safety and security. We''re saying this is worth more than $9 an hour, with no benefits. Our position is that they are negotiating in bad faith."
The strike was originally planned to begin last night, but Massport
negotiated a delay so the workers could obtain permission from Logan International Airport to picket on the property, the story added.