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The California Association of Professional Employees (CAPE) has reached a tentative agreement with Los Angeles County on contracts covering units 511 and 512.

The California Association of Professional Employees (CAPE) has reached a tentative agreement with Los Angeles County on contracts covering units 501 and 502.

After more than a year of bargaining, the Coalition of County Unions (CCU) has reached a Tentative Agreement (T/A) with the County of Los Angeles on a successor Fringe Benefit Memorandum of Underst

On April 10, join CAPE and the other unions representing Los Angeles County workers for the Stand United Rally and Speak Out at Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration at 9 a.m.

The rally is to support fellow union members in public safety who have been offered just a 5% salary increase across three years by county management.

ATTENTION CAPE DELEGATES: We will have a special training day on March 24 at the CAPE Office from 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Please contact your business agent/field representative for more information about this important training event at 626.243.0340 or email a member of the Field Team:

Bargaining Update:

This year, the California Association of Professional Employees will sit across the table from Los Angeles County management to negotiate successor agreements to its MOUs for units 131/132, 501/502 and 511/512.

The first unit negotiating sessions between the California  Association of Professional Employees and the County of Los Angeles took place June 12 (501/502 and 511/512) and June 19 (131/132).

The CAPE Office will be closed on Monday, Feb. 19, for Presidents Day.

Our office will reopen on Tuesday, Feb. 20 at 8:30 a.m.

Negotiations graphicThis year, the California Association of Professional Employees will sit across the table from Los Angeles County management to negotiate successor agreements to its MOUs for units 131/132, 501/502 and 511/512.

Union Plus LogoSince 1991, the Union Plus Scholarship Program has awarded more than $4.2 million to union members who are students and their children who want to begin or continue their post-secondary education.

These scholarships are available only to union members, including CAPE members and their children. Amounts range from $500 to $4,000. These one-time cash awards are for study beginning in the Fall of 2018. Students may re-apply each year.

JOIN CAPE FOR HOMEWALK 2017!

CAPE members are invited to participate for FREE in the United Way's HomeWalk 5K on Saturday, Nov. 18 in Downtown Los Angeles.

We are once again a sponsor for the LA County Federation of Labor's Homeless Heroes team. Our sponsorship through the labor federation benefits the United Way's homeless veterans programs. There is no registration fee for CAPE members and family because of this sponsorship! As a CAPE member, you're invited to join us for the walk - for FREE!

Check out the photo gallery for the annual CAPE Golf Tournament, which was held Sept. 22 at the Royal Vista Golf Club.

Thank you to all the participants and congratulations to all the winners!

Click here to view the gallery.