đŸ”„đŸššBreaking News! – SEIU Local 99 members reach tentative agreement w/ LACCD!

Take Action: Members Must Vote to Approve Tentative Agreement in-person July 3rd, 2024 at all College Campuses!

SEIU Local 99 Members made our demands loud & clear to the Los Angeles Community College District & to the LACCD Board of Trustees. We took several actions, including members speaking up at board meetings!

We are happy to announce that our SEIU Local 99 Negotiations Team has reached a tentative agreement on the 2023-2026 contract that includes wage increases, improvements to working conditions, & more!

Your SEIU Local 99 Negotiations Team were relentless in working to secure a strong agreement, including bargaining round the clock on the final day, pushing from Friday, June 28th to Midnight on Saturday, June 29th to win a strong contract and secure overdue wages!

The next step is for members to vote to approve the agreement. Our bargaining team supports this agreement & recommends a “YES” vote.

Highlights include:

✅10.22% wage increase retroactive to July 1, 2023; Increase of 2.07% retroactive to July 1, 2024; and increase of 1% wage plus the Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) that will be calculated by the state of California for 2025-2026.

✅Increases semi-monthly Career Differentials as follows: 5 to 9 years increased from $7.78 to $16.85; 10 to 14 years increased from $22.68 to $37.44; 15 to 19 years increased from $47.93 to $59.44; 20 years and over increased from $81.64 to $100.75 retroactive to July 1, 2023.

✅Increased tuition reimbursement from $2,000 to $4,000

✅Increased amount for safety boots/shoes from $160 to $300 that can also be used to repair safety shoes and boots.

✅Vacation cashout incentive for up to 80 hours for employees with more than 360 vacation hours.

And More! Click here to see Full Summary of the Contract

Read the full Tentative Agreement Here

VOTING LOCATIONS

Vote Wednesday, July 3, 2024. 8AM – 5PM at the following locations:

West LA College – GC 160

East LA College – H9

LA Valley College – M&O Conference Room

LA City College – Operations Room 109

LA Mission College – Instructional Building Room 1008

Pierce College – Lunch Room in Plant Facilities

LA Harbor College – NEA Building LLRC Room 211 Second Floor

LA Southwest College – M&O Lobby 

LA Trade Tech – Union Office Room M-175

District Office – District Office Lobby

VOTING PROCESS

Only members of SEIU Local 99 at LACCD may vote. 

All voters’ membership status will be verified before receiving a ballot. 

You’ll be able to sign-up for membership and receive a ballot the day of voting at the voting locations.

VOTE COUNT

The vote count will take place on Wednesday, July 3rd, at 6:30 pm at the SEIU Local 99 Office (3530 Wilshire Blvd. #1800, Los Angeles, CA 90010). 

Members are welcome to observe. 

Final results will be posted on seiu99.org.

Visit our website for more information and to sign up for email alerts.

Because when we fight, we win!

If you are not yet a member of SEIU Local 99, you can sign-up online today. Remember: In Unity There Is Strength!

If you have any questions about negotiations or job-related concerns, contact your Organizer David Gonzalez at (213) 509-1725 or by email at dgonzalez@seiu99.org or your Organizer Margaret Williams at (213)304-9684 or by email at mwilliams@seiu99.org.

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