Despite Member Protest, Hemet City Calls for Layoffs and Cuts

Morgan Newlin, Public Works Inspector II and SEIU 721 bargaining team member, addressed the Council on June 24.  Newlin's job is one of those proposed for elimination.Following several weeks of City of Hemet worker testimonies on how proposed layoffs and cuts will affect working families and the Read More...

June 2014 Primary Election Recap

SEIU Local 721 members made endorsements in 86 campaigns covering six southern California Counties.  These races include statewide offices, state and federal legislative offices, as well various local races.  The Read More...

Fight for Fairness is Paying Off for Riverside County Members

It wasn't quick and it wasn't easy... but the Fight for Fairness we started in 2010 has finally paid off for Riverside County SEIU 721 members. After a union wide push for pay equity and fairness, SEIU 721 Riverside County members have won a major victory that will provide Read More...

Palm Springs Members Begin Bargaining; Optimistic for the Future

With 100 years of service to Palm Springs, the 2014 Bargaining Team is now headed to the table to move workers forward. SEIU 721 City of Palm Springs Bargaining Team Left to right, font row: Nadine Fieger - Code Compliance Officer, Bill Notte - Fleet Technician I, Carolyn Notte - Senior Secretary Read More...

Honoring Inland Area Social Workers

March is National Social Worker Appreciation Month and this year's theme is "All People Matter." All through the month, SEIU 721 celebrated the hard work that social workers perform for our Read More...