Join Local 21 at the American Lung Association’s Fight for Air Climb


Join Local 21 on Saturday, March 23 as we raise money and awareness for the American Lung Association at the 2013 Fight for Air Climb.

Delegate Assembly Report Back


More than 100 Local 21 Delegates gathered at the Hotel Whitcomb in San Francisco last Saturday for our first Delegate Assembly of 2013.

Economist Fairlie Talks to Local 21 About our Improving Economy


In an exclusive video interview with Local 21, Economist and UC Santa Cruz Professor of Economics, Dr. Robert Fairlie, PhD spoke to us about the improving Bay Area Economy and what that means for public sector workers and local government.

Save the Date! Local 21 Delegate Assembly, January 26


RSVP today! Local 21’s next Delegate Assembly will be held on Saturday, January 26 at the Hotel Whitcomb in San Francisco.

Union Benefit: Membership Assistance Program


A benefit of Local 21 membership is access to The Membership Assistance Program (MAP), which offers up to three free confidential counseling sessions per year, as well as stress-reduction workshops.

MAP workshops provide education about stress and techniques for reducing stress. The MAP is available for private consultation about managing stress, as well as workshop services at work sites and chapter meetings. Staff trainer Kitty Costello M.A. is a specialist in mindfulness-based stress reduction.

Local 21 Named The Nation Magazine's "Most Valuable Local Union of 2012"


IFPTE Local 21 was named as The Nation magazine's "Most Valuable Local Union of 2012." We're proud to be included on the publication's "Progressive Honor Roll of 2012" for our hard work battling threats to wages, benefits and pensions.

Join us for Swearing In Ceremonies


After all of our hard work last November, please join us in celebrating the swearing in of local elected officials we helped* get into office...

2013 Delegate Assembly Dates Announced


Mark your calendars! Our Delegate Assemblies for 2013 will take place...

Executive Committee Officer Election Results


The Election Committee would like to announce the results for the Executive Officer election.

Governor Brown’s Pension Reform Bill Goes Into Effect January 1, 2013


The Public Employee Pension Reform Act of 2012 (“PEPRA”), comprised of AB 340 and AB 197, will go into effect January 1, 2013.