Field Operations

The SF Field Operations Chapter is comprised of members who ensure the safety and integrity of public infrastructure and works. From the inspection of highly-trafficked streets to the construction of our vast water system, our Field Ops members are there

Chapter News and Events

Progress or Peril: Citywide Labor-Management Committee On PSCs

12/13/2011

Last April, the City and Unions broke new ground when they launched a citywide labor-management committee, charged with recommending improvements to current city practices of outsourcing work through Personal Services Contracts (PSCs) and Job Order Contracts (JOCs)/ Construction Maintenance Agreements.

We Won! Local 21-Backed Measures Win Big in San Francisco, Elsewhere

11/09/2011

Local 21 members’ activism played a direct role in San Francisco voters overwhelmingly approving Proposition C, the labor-backed retirement measure, by 69%. Prop. C, also known as the “consensus measure,” saves $1.3 billion for the City over the next decade, and will strengthen our pension plan, minimize layoffs, and protect services.

November Election Gets Hot, Hot, Hot! More than $1 Billion at Stake in San Francisco and Oakland

10/27/2011

With the San Francisco election less than two weeks away, Local 21 is bumping up our work to pass Proposition C for fair retirement changes and to Defeat Proposition D, the retirement rip-off.

San Francisco Members Step Up to Pass C, Defeat D

10/16/2011

San Francisco’s Proposition C was put on the ballot by labor, city leaders, and other stakeholders, and will save at least $1.3 billion for the City over the next decade, strengthen our pension plan, minimize layoffs, and protect services by making smart, sustainable changes to the contribution structure of the San Francisco Employees’ Retirement System. Prop.

Local 21 Makes Endorsements for November 2011 Election

10/04/2011

Election Day is just around the corner, and many voters will be receiving their vote-by-mail ballots soon. Local 21 is sending each member with a San Francisco or Oakland mailing address on file a palm card listing our Union's endorsements which you can take to the polls with you, or use to fill out your vote-by-mail ballot at home. See a complete list of Local 21 endorsements, or watch out for your palm card in the mail!

San Francisco Members Graduate from Leadership Institute

08/04/2011

San Francisco leaders Mary Marzotto (Vice President for San Francisco), Larry Griffin (SF Political Action Committee Co-Chair), and Jo Elias-Jackson (IT chapter and SF PAC member) recently participated in a Leadership Institute organized by the San Francisco Labor Council. 

Over 200 SF Members Attend Part Two of Retirement Sustainability Roadshows

02/10/2011

Earlier this month, over 200 Local 21 San Francisco members attended retirement sustainability “roadshow” meetings.

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