CHICAGO (CBS) — They’ve been striking for weeks, but workers at more Chicago hotels are back on the job.
The Hilton told CBS 2 it has worked out a contact so employees keep their healthcare even if they’re laid off during the off-season winter months.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Winter Weather Advisory Remains In Parts Of Illinois And Indiana; Lake Effect Snow Lingers
That means workers will return to the Palmer House Hilton, the Drake, the Hilton Chicago and the DoubleTree on the Mag Mile.READ MORE: Illinois State Departments, Driver Service Facilities Reopen Monday Weeks After COVID Surge
According to Unite Here1, the union representing the workers, the Inn of Chicago signed a contract with workers on Sunday.MORE NEWS: Police Issue Multiple Alerts Involving Robberies, Burglaries, Carjackings Across The City
The union said workers at 10 hotels, including Hyatt properties, remain on strike.