1,500 Contra Costa County Workers Join 856

February 4, 2016
Today, more than 1,500 Contra Costa County workers joined Teamsters Local 856 in a landslide vote. Eighty-five percent of workers in the Health Services, General Maintenance, and Licensed Vocational Nurse/Aide Units casting ballots chose Teamster representation, with more than two-thirds of eligible employees participating in the election. “The high participation level in the election andRead More >

Daly City Teamsters Negotiate Increases

January 29, 2016
More than 60 Teamsters 856 members working for the City of Daly City overwhelmingly ratified new contracts this month that include an average of 10% in raises over two years and increases the city’s contribution to health care costs. A portion of the gains in the new agreements represent restorations of sacrifices members agreed toRead More >