Thousands of L.A. city workers to strike Tuesday

Los Angeles Times

“We’re not going to tolerate unfair labor practices during bargaining or at all. We’re fed up,” Valdez said, noting that the union’s members had worked throughout the pandemic to keep the city running. “We have to send a very strong message to the city.”

L.A. city workers set for 24-hour strike

KNX News

SEIU Local 721, the union representing city workers including sanitation, traffic officers, heavy-duty mechanics, and sanitation workers are protesting stagnating contract negotiations with L.A. leaders.