Local 21 Members Overwhelmingly Approve Tentative Extension Agreement, Secure 6% Wage Increases Over 2 Years


On March 7 CCSF Local 21 members voted on overwhelmingly to ratify the Tentative Extension Agreement (TEA) in what was the highest number of votes cast on a contract ratification in recent years. 95% of those who cast ballots voted in favor of the Extension Agreement.

Show us the Facts on Health Costs


It was standing room only at the state hearing in San Francisco on transparency in health care costs earlier this month.

Local 21 Members are Making Racial Equity a Priority


Local 21 members are participating in yearlong trainings on advancing Racial Equity in government.  The program is produced by the Government Alliance on Race and Equity (GARE) and features a structured curriculum that “advances racial equity and transforms government.”

DC Lawmakers tell Local 21 Members: Make More Noise!


That was the message from Bay Area members of Congress to Local 21 at our International Union's Legislative Conference in Washington DC earlier this month.

Local 21 Everyday Heroes Respond to San Jose Flood


Late February, as thousands of South Bay residents evacuated neighborhoods during heavy rain and flooding, Local 21 members prepared for the storm, kept the region updated, sheltered those affected, and repaired communities afterward.

Local 21-Endorsed Candidate Al Casciato Wins Retirement Board Election by Landslide


Al winning the Retirement Board election means Local 21 regaining a seat at the table.

Sharp Increase in Contracting Out City Work is Cause for Concern


Money spent in 4 city departments (PUC, SFO, MTA and SFPW) on contracting out has increased from $333,952,000 in FY 2013-2014 to a whopping $1,959,128,000 in FY 2015-2016.

Alex Tonisson Appointed to Citizen’s General Obligation Bond Oversight Committee


Local 21’s Field Services Director Alex Tonisson has been appointed to the Citizen’s General Obligation Bond Oversight Committee (GOBOC).

Local 21 Member Leaders Recommend a “Yes” Vote on the Tentative Extension Agreement


4,500 CCSF (City and County of San Francisco) chapter members will have the chance to vote on the TEA in the coming weeks.

From Capital and Main: Three Investigative Stories on Trump's Labor Secretary Nominee, Andrew Puzder


There is little precedent for an American labor secretary to be associated with such an extensive record of alleged employment discrimination.