SEIU Local 521

Santa Clara County Seal

9,000 Santa Clara County Workers Threaten To Strike Over Labor Dispute, But Some Barred

A court injunction filed by Santa Clara County Monday has barred about 500 employees from participating in a strike set for Tuesday by a union representing about 9,000 of its workers.

06/29/2015

911 Dispatcher. (CBS)

Santa Clara County 911 Dispatchers, Union Workers Reach Labor Deal

A union that represents 9,000 Santa Clara County employees, including 911 dispatchers, announced Wednesday that it has reached a tentative labor agreement with the county.

08/28/2013

911 Dispatcher. (CBS)

911 Dispatchers In Santa Clara County Threaten To Strike

Dozens of union emergency dispatchers rallied in San Jose Thursday to say they may strike against Santa Clara County over mandatory overtime, but the county’s top official said that could trigger a court injunction to block it.

08/22/2013