Know Your Rights!

02/22/2018

You have rights if you are the victim of domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking. Recently, DHR sent a memo out to CCSF workers detailing these rights.

Delegate Assembly- Tools for Leading Change

01/31/2018

It was time to provide more tools for Volunteer Organizing Team members who have answered the call to duty and are on the front lines asking our co-workers to recommit to our union. With news that the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on Janus v. AFSCME in February, the urgency is even more profound.

Members Take Action at Santa Clara Valley Water District Bargaining

01/31/2018

Despite the drizzle, nearly 120 members from Local 21 and AFSCME rallied in a show of solidarity for a healthy, fair contract while the Board of Directors met inside.

Local 21 Wins Big Arbitration Victory for Scapegoated Member

01/31/2018

It has taken almost 3 years, a 13-day arbitration hearing, and hundreds of hours of work and legal counsel, but justice has finally been served for Boland. The arbitrator has sided with Local 21 on all counts, and demanded that Ms. Boland be reinstated to her job- with back pay and full benefits.

East Bay Municipal Utility District Unit Overwhelmingly Ratifies New Contract

01/31/2018

We are pleased to announce that after more than a year of bargaining with the District, East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) finally reached an agreement and ratified the new contract this month. The members overwhelmingly voted in favor of the new contract with nearly 80% turnout.

Berkeley Unified School District Ratifies Tentative Agreement with Wins on Several Issues

01/31/2018

We are pleased to announce that Local 21’s Berkeley Unified School District Unit (BUSD) has ratified a Tentative Agreement with the District.

Kids or Grandkids Pursuing Higher Ed? Have Them Apply for an IFPTE Scholarship!

01/31/2018

IFPTE will be awarding four college scholarships of $2,500 each to children or grandchildren of IFPTE members.

CCSF Hiring Modernization Project

01/19/2018

DHR is in the process of designing a new hiring system and recently met with Local 21 and other city unions to have a preliminary talk about its plans.

Worksite Meetings Coming to Local 21 Members in San Francisco

01/17/2018

In some of our jurisdictions chapters are organized by type of work and not by worksite location, and CCSF is the biggest example. With the looming specter of Janus v. AFSCME, it’s clear that our strategy must be to maximize contact with as many members as possible so that we can counter anti-union and anti-worker propaganda and keep workers united together in solidarity.

EDF Funds Are Gone, Subcommittee Reconvenes

01/17/2018

As many members are already aware, the Educational Development Fund (EDF) is fully encumbered as of December. The EDF Subcommittee is reconvening to tackle issues pertaining to the EDF. Interested in working with fellow members on identifying issues and problem-solving?

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