This Labor Day, rest up for the big battle ahead

It’s been a momentous Summer on top of an extraordinarily challenging year that, much like the COVID-19 pandemic, is not over yet. For many of us, as SEIU 721 Members, it has been especially difficult. We make up much Read More...

City of Santa Paula Water Workers See Unprecedented Wage Increases

J. Francisco Ramirez-Almazan
As an SEIU 721 member, you’re a part of a family that can’t be ignored when we raise our collective voice. Whether it’s at the bargaining table or the worksite, when we stick together we can move mountains. Our unity has produced unprecedented results in the City of Santa Paula, where SEIU Read More...

Victory for Equity in Santa Paula

SEIU 721 City of Santa Paula Public Works membersThe Santa Paula City Council voted to approve a contract extension and vacation buybacks.What Happened?After months of negotiating last year and after multiple trips to City Council meetings to present a case for why members Read More...

City of Santa Paula Members Vote to Approve Last Best and Final

SEIU 721 City of Santa Paula members voted to approve the Last, Best and Final Offer by a large margin on July 8, 2014. The bargaining team first met with city negotiators starting in February of 2014. Members spoke at several city council meetings and stood up for a fair contract. The new Read More...

VRSD Members Win New Contract

SEIU Local 721 member and Bargaining Team member, Larry Wesson SEIU Local 721 members at the Ventura Regional Sanitation District (VRSD) voted to approve the Tentative Agreement on February 26, 2014 Read More...

Bargaining Begins in Santa Paula

The SEIU 721 City of Santa Paula Bargaining Committee met with City negotiators on Feb. 18. The Committee presented the majority of its proposals, including critical proposals on wages and health Read More...