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Fundraising Effort for Magical Bridge Playground

Brooke Allison ArmerRed Morton Park, part of Redwood City’s Parks and Recreation department, will soon break ground on a very special play area. Magical Bridge is a playground that has been designed so all children can play together regardless of ability, disability, size, or age. A fundraising effort is being spearheaded by the family of Brooke Allison Armer, who passed away in 2016 at the age of 12.¬† If you are interested in making a tax-deductible donation in Brooke’s memory, you may do so at her dedicated Magical Bridge fundraising page. Every little bit helps. Thank you very much.


Chapter Meetings & Events

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Chapter Leadership

Chapter Officers

  • Charlie Drechsler, Chair*
  • Rafael Munguia, Vice Chair
  • Debbie Ivazes, Secretary
  • Talisha Brent, Information Representative
  • Jason Bergjord, Chief Steward


Bargaining Team*

Parks & Rec:

  • Jesus (Alex) Espinoza
  • Omar Bravo
  • Alt: Glenn Fukudome


  • Shajuan Gini
  • Alt: Mary (Molly) Spore-Alhadef

Police & Fire:

  • Sylvia Maldonado

Public Works:

  • Jason Bergjord
  • Paul Heavenston
  • Alt: Debbie Ivazes

City Hall:

  • Yolanda Rodriguez
  • Carlos Varela
  • Alt: Kristin Mees

*Chapter Chair Charlie Drechsler is automatically appointed to the bargaining team.


Chapter Stewards

  • Charlie Dreschler
  • Jason Bergjord
  • Paul Heavenston

Chapter Contract(s)

Files in PDF format

Redwood City Contract (02/01/2017-01/31/2019)
Redwood City Bylaws


March 1, 2017

Redwood City Council approves contract; raises coming!


Our MOU was approved by the Redwood City Council on Monday, February 27.

Our 3% COLA salary increase, which will be retroactive to Feb 6, 2017, will arrive on paychecks starting March 10, 2017.

Download the printable PDF

February 13, 2017

Members overwhelmingly approve contract

City of Redwood City members overwhelmingly voted to approve our new contract, with 96% of members voting in favor.

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