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04/30/2013

John Lage: Kingpin

Last week, CPD partnered with allies at Make the Road New York, New York Communities for Change, and the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union to publish a report about John Lage, the man the Daily News has called the “Car Wash Kingpin.”

As part of a campaign to raise wages and improve conditions in the car wash industry, the report highlights the low wages that Lage pays to his employees, his financial ties to the City of New York, and the brave workers who are standing up to demand dignity on the job. Read the NY Times article on report.