This month, our SEIU Local 99 bargaining team fought for and won the elimination grievance of the B-Shift positions at Los Angeles Trade and Technical College. Local 99 won the right to the following terms: The District shall offer current and separated Local 99 unit members who were assigned to the B-Shift at [Read more]
Additional updates were made to our Memorandum of Understanding Regarding COVID-19. The district is requiring that proof of full vaccination be submitted by Monday, March 14, 2022. If you are filing a medical or religious exemption, it must be submitted by going to your Employee Portal. Navigate to the “Covid Exemption Form” and follow the instructions or other prompts. Those who have [Read more]
Members have cast their votes and approved the new 3-year contract with LACCD that includes significant wage increases based on regional market rates for the majority of members. The agreement includes: Raises for most job classifications, (see the list here) All members will receive a 5.07% Cost-of-Living-Adjustment (COLA). The COLA and the additional wage increase will be [Read more]
Voting will take place in person from Tuesday, November 16th to Friday, November 19th, 2021. If members vote YES on the tentative agreement, ALL members will receive a 5.07% Cost-of-Living-Adjustment (COLA) and the majority of our members will receive an additional wage increase on top of the 5.07% increase. Plus, the COLA and the additional wage increase below will be paid retroactively to July 1, 2021.
After LACCD said they had given us their last, best, and final offer back in August, our unity and actions moved them to come back to the bargaining table. And, on October 25, members of our SEIU Local 99 bargain team reached a tentative agreement for wage increases
The vaccine has proven to be the most powerful protection against COVID-19 and the pathway to ensuring the health and safety of all students and staff. That is why we encourage all SEIU Local 99 members to get vaccinated by this Friday, October 15, 2021. The district is requiring that proof of full vaccination [Read more]
LACCD calls workers essential, but district’s “best” wage offer is an insult! We are essential. Not expendable. Take the Pledge to demand fair wages.
The Los Angeles Community College District has offered SEIU Local 99 members what they call their “last, best and final” offer for the 2020-23 contract. And, frankly, it’s an insult. Their "best offer" still puts workers way below the wage standards for custodians in other college districts. After they called custodians and other workers essential [Read more]
If you applied and were approved for the 2021 Summer Bridge Fund program, you should be receiving your payout funds in mid July. We are aware that LAUSD has notified members that the state is only matching $.66 for each dollar contributed. If you have received this notification from LAUSD or any other employer, IT [Read more]
This guide was developed by SEIU Local 99 members on our bargaining team for members at LACCD designated as essential workers. This guide will provide context and a summary of your rights and benefits negotiated in our COVID-19 Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) and LACCD’s COVID-19 protocols, including requests for accommodations for members impacted by COVID-19 [Read more]
Members on our bargaining team reached an agreement with the Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) that addresses working conditions for the duration of the 2020-21 academic year. Members stood strong for an agreement that puts safety first.