The opera and musicians reached a multi-year labor agreement Saturday evening and voted Sunday to ratify the contract.
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Lyric musicians performed at the season premiere last weekend but are now on strike, protesting programming and orchestra reductions.
The Chicago Federation of Musicians says that planned cuts to the season will hurt the opera, but management says it is trying to ensure its survival.
Hyatt hotel workers agreed to a deal on Thursday to return to work, about a month after they joined 6,000 more employees in a strike.
Workers at 26 hotels across the city had been on strike since Sept. 7, but new contracts have since been ratified at most of those facilities.
The court ruled that the National Labor Relations Act does not provide wiggle room for states to pass that responsibility to local governments.
Unite Here Local 1 has now approved contracts with 15 of the 26 hotels that were impacted at the height of the strike, which is in its fourth week.
After two weeks of striking, workers at the Hotel Allegro and Hotel Palomar will return to work after ratifying a new labor contract.
The deal with Marriott was struck Thursday afternoon, ending a strike that lasted nearly two weeks, though it continues at 19 more hotels.
Fight for $15, a national effort to boost the minimum wage, is calling for employees to walk out starting at 11 a.m., at the start of the lunch rush.
Chicago Federation of Labor President Robert Reiter said those in attendance agreed to “sit tight and wait” for now.
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