Colorado Union Votes New Leadership

On the brink of a strike against supermarket employers, members of United Food and Commercial Workers Local 7 here voted this week to oust its longtime president, Ernest Duran, along with 19 of 25 members of its board of directors.

DENVER — On the brink of a strike against supermarket employers, members of United Food and Commercial Workers Local 7 here voted this week to oust its longtime president, Ernest Duran, along with 19 of 25 members of its board of directors. Kim Cordova, a rank-and-file employee of Safeway, will take over as president Jan. 1.

It was unclear how or if the voting would affect ongoing consideration of a “final offer” from employers Safeway and Kroger/King Soopers. Published reports

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