AFSCME LOCAL 685
LOS ANGELES COUNTY DEPUTY PROBATION OFFICERS UNION
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2018 Meeting Calendar


 AFSCME Local 685 ® 3701 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 510, Los Angeles, CA 90010
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July
General Membership Meeting
July 12; 7:30 PM

Stewards Meeting
July 26; 7:30 PM

August
​General Membership Meeting
Aug. 9; 7:30 PM

15th Annual Scholarship & Awards Banquet
Aug. 10; 6:00 PM

Stewards Meeting
Aug. 30; 7:30 PM

September
​General Membership Meeting
Sept. 13; 7:30 PM

Stewards Meeting
Sept. 27; 7:30 PM

October
General Membership Meeting
Oct. 11; 7:30 PM

Stewards Meeting
Oct. 25; 7:30 PM

November
General Membership Meeting
Nov 1; 7:30 PM

Stewards Meeting
Nov. 15; 7:30 PM

December
General Membership Meeting
Dec. 6; 7:30 PM

Stewards Meeting
Dec. 20; 7:30 PM





AFSCME Local 685 was founded in 1945 by a group of World War II veterans who sought to create an outstanding Probation Department for Los Angeles County. The new Union was granted a charter by AFSCME. In 1969, under the strong leadership of John Seferian and Henry Fiering, the union won an election that made Local 685 the recognized certified majority representative of all employees in the County Probation Series and, later on, in the Detention Series.

Local 685 has been charged with, and has always maintained, the responsibility of protecting the rights of its employees within the County Probation Department. The union negotiates, on behalf of its membership, all matters concerning wages, hours, benefits, and working conditions with the Department. Since 1969, Local 685 has successfully negotiated every new contract with Los Angeles County political and bureaucratic leaders. It has effectively represented its members in every aspect of dealing with the Department.
SAVE THE DATE:
AFSCME Local 685's 15th Annual Scholarship & Awards Banquet is Friday, August 10, starting at 6 PM.

Nominations are open for 2018 AWARDS and SCHOLARSHIPS. 

Click here to get all the information and to buy tickets!