MotorCities National Heritage Area logo

Lansing's Labor Holiday UAW Action

In June of 1937, Lansing's United Auto Workers Local 182 decided to follow Flint's example with a sit down strike for workers rights. In support of the UAW and Local 182's President, 2,000 - 5,000 people took to the streets in show of support. 

100 N. Grand Ave.
Lansing, MI 48933