Come out to the City Council Meeting this Friday, Oct. 26, 10am to speak out against the city's plan to cut our pensions. We need to be there in numbers to tell the Council that they cannot take away our future.
With the departure of the City of Ventura's City Manager Rick Cole in September, the search is on to find a replacement. SEIU Local 721 member, Cary Glenn, spoke at last night's Ventura City Council meeting to urge the council to expand its candidate search criteria to include someone who can work well with the City's employees.
A Ventura County judge temporarily blocked the City of Simi Valley from outsourcing its library services to a private company. SEIU Local 721 first filed the lawsuit in early January of 2012 after the City of Simi Valley improperly voted to withdraw from the Ventura County Library system and create its own municipal library.