Worker Retention


Proposed Worker Retention Ordinance for building maintenance, food service and security workers

On March 21, 2017, the Santa Clara City Council will consider the adoption of a Worker Retention Ordinance for building maintenance; food service and security workers.  The proposed ordinance will require companies with contract services for these classifications to provide certain notifications and protections for employees in the event of a contract change.

There will be a Business Outreach Meeting to solicit feedback from the Santa Clara business community on this proposal. 

A business outreach meeting to solicit feedback on the proposed ordinance will be held on:

Thursday, March 2, 2017
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Santa Clara Convention Center – Great America Ballroom
5001 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, California 95054

Relevant Documents:

Draft Worker Retention Ordinance

Worker Retention Q & A

Meeting Notice 3-2-17

Agenda Items:

March 21, 2017 Agenda Item 18A

February 7, 2017 Agenda Item 18A

January 24, 2017 Agenda Item 19B

For additional information, please see Frequently Asked Questions, Draft Ordinance, or email us at


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