Alameda County Council - COVID-19

Dear Sisters and Brothers,

The COVID-19 global pandemic is causing unprecedented chaos internationally. Working families in Alameda County are dealing with the impact locally. We stand united with our union brothers and sisters who are currently struggling.

Yesterday, March 16th, counties across the Bay Area, including Alameda, have issued a shelter in place’ legal order until Tuesday, April 7th.

The order directs everyone to stay inside their homes with exceptions for essential work, food, or other needs in order to prevent the spread of COVID-19.



Dear OPEIU 29 Members: 

Following the public health order to “shelter in place”  in multiple Bay Area Counties to stop the rapid spread of COVID-19 OPEIU 29 leadership has made the difficult decision to physically close Local 29’s offices in Oakland and San Francisco effective March 17, 2020  and until the “shelter in place” is lifted.

Business Representatives and Administrative Support Staff will be supporting our members by phone and via e-mail until conditions change. We will continue to maintain communication with members through our website (, Facebook account, e-mail blasts and cell phone channels. If you would like to be added to our email, texting and Facebook listing, please email your information to:

We appreciate your understanding. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our office at 510-746-5960 messages will be checked regularly.


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