Union Push in CoCo County Heating Up

Efforts to unionize nearly 1,000 Contra Costa County employees could be coming to a head, as the participating union has cried foul over alleged anti-union tactics.  Last year, the CoCo Supes froze benefits for nonunion county employees and retirees.  Now, a large number of mostly mangerial level counnty employees may go union.

Read more in the CoCo Times.


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