By Danielle Chavira

SUPERIOR, Colo. (CBS4) – A group of Starbucks baristas in Superior is the first to unionize in Colorado. Employee at the Rock Creek Circle location voted in favor of forming a local chapter of the Service Employees International Union.

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It’s part of a push for higher wages, looser rules surrounding tips and more scheduling options.

Five other Starbucks locations in Denver and Colorado Springs are considering unionizing.

Danielle Chavira