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Chapter Leadership

Chapter Stewards
Doris Henry – Parking
Henry (Hank) Aranda – Wharf
Dave Tomasello – City Garage
Xander Joyet – Sanitation
Leslie Auerbach – Library
Bernabe Carranco – Resource Recovery Facility
Sal Sumano – Resource Recovery Facility

Bargaining Team
Doris Henry – President Cathy Escobar – Region 1
Jonna Hubling – Region 2
Xander Joyet – Region 3
Rene Belling – Region 4
Leslie Auerbach – Region 5
Michael Gomes – Region 6
Sasha Lydon – Region 7
Ted Rossiter – Region 8

Bargaining Team – Temps
Ashlyn Adams
Kathleen Aston
Leslie Auerbach

Chapter Contract(s)

City of Santa Cruz MOU -July 4, 2015 to March 22, 2019 (PDF-Searchable)
City of Santa Cruz-Temps MOU – April 9, 2016 to June 12, 2020 (PDF-Searchable)
Bylaws – City of Santa Cruz (PDF)

Chapter News Archive

City of Santa Cruz Newsletter – Compensation Study Update (PDF)
521 honors fallen police officers
Region 2 in Action – Volume 3, May 2012 (PDF)
Santa Cruz City Watchdog, May 2012 (PDF)
Santa Cruz City Watchdog, March 2012 (PDF)
Santa Cruz City Watchdog, Sept. 2011 (PDF)
Region 2 in Action – Volume 2, July 2011 (PDF)
Library board OK’s staffing change, without staff input
Against the will of library employees and community members, the Santa Cruz library board approved a new staffing plan Oct. 3, 2011 that will replace permanent staff with temporary workers. Oct. 2, 2011 |
Opinion by Rene Belling: Library reorganization deserves more discussion Sept. 30, 2011 |
Photo album: Making signs for the Santa Cruz Libraries rally Sept. 27, 2011 |
In the News: Library board meets ahead of vote on layoffs: Union wants more public input before decision Santa Cruz City Watchdog, Aug. 2011 (PDF)
City workers to defend Social Security for temps (Jul. 26, 2011)
City of Santa Cruz workers and community groups challenge Santa Cruz City Council to defend Social Security benefits for temporary employees.
Santa Cruz City Watchdog, Sept. 2011 (PDF)
Region 2 in Action – Volume 2, July 2011 (PDF)
Santa Cruz City Watchdog, July 2011 (PDF)
Santa Cruz City Watchdog, May 2011 (PDF)
Region 2 in Action, April 2011 (PDF)
Santa Cruz City Scoop, Feb. 2011 (PDF)

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