Local 142 Welcomes Nurses
More than 140 members of the nursing staff of Wittenberg Village in Crown Point, Ind., recently joined the Teamsters Union.
The NLRB certified the election results and, after a hard-fought campaign, the vote was 74-41. Local 142, based in Gary, Ind., now represents the workers.
Wittenberg Village is a rehabilitation and assisted living center for senior citizens. Lutheran Life Communities, an Arlington Heights, Ill.-based company, owns Wittenberg Village.