Local 21 Members Take the Lead on New Employee Orientations


"As a union member, the more I’m involved in union efforts; activities, meetings, trainings, etc., the more it enhances my knowledge and interest in the union. I want to share that with other potential members."

CalPers Election Runoff- Vote for the Labor Candidate to Oversee Your Pension’s Future!


You will be receiving your ballot package from CalPERS soon for the 2017 Member-at-Large Runoff Board Election if you are a Local 21 member whose retirement plan is CalPERS. Votes must be received by December 11, 2017.

Solano County Members Overwhelmingly Approve Tentative Agreement


The new agreement provides a four percent (4%) base salary increase and a one-time payment in July 2018.

Announcement of Final Candidates for Executive Committee Officer Election


The Election Committee is pleased to announce the final candidates for the union-wide election.

SFUSD Has Reached a Tentative Agreement!


After months of negotiations and member actions the Local 21 SFUSD Bargaining Team has reached a Tentative Agreement with their employer. SFUSD members will be voting on the deal November 7.

October 2017 Delegate Assembly: We Have a Choice. We’re Proud to Choose Union!


We commit to strengthening and growing our union in the face of attacks to workers both locally and nationally. We know we have a choice. And we proudly and unequivocally choose union.

  Karmen Ortloff, Lead Representative/Organizer in Oakland Leaving Local 21


Local 21 thanks Karmen for all her hard work!

Local 21 Members Spring into Action in Response to Local Wildfires


It was a comprehensive effort.  Across the County, emergency operations would be coordinated through the County’s Office of Emergency Services and its command center, which is managed and overseen by Local 21 member and County Emergency Services Manager Don Ryan. 

Are You Doing Higher Level Work for Free? Ask for Acting Assignment Pay!


Below we list a few FAQs on the issue, and give you a simple guide on how you can file for Acting Assignment Pay.

HSS Open Enrollment is Happening Now!


The Open Enrollment window closes on October 31st.