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Become A Departmental Union Representative

Taking care of business every day. Become a DUR and get the training you need to protect the rights of city workers.

Choose To Lead

Find the “power building” plan that will give you the tools, and know-how you need to make a difference in the workplace through HOPE.

File A Grievance

We are here for you. Whether its advice on how to address a workplace challenge or filing a grievance or ECRP, HOPE is here to help. Click here to start the process.

Join A Committee

Turn your interests into impact. Defend our pensions, serve communities and people in need and more. Join a HOPE committee today.

Know Your Rights

Interested to know more about your rights in the workplace? Click to learn more about the “worker’s rights contract” negotiated by city of Houston employees for city of Houston employees.

Share A Concern

It’s time that you were heard. Use the form here to share your concerns and ideas for improving the workplace.

Know Your Team

Knowledge is power. Connect with the HOPE leaders and HOPE representatives who are driving change at the city.

Request a Worksite Meeting

Help us help you improve your workplace. Make sure information about union activities, campaigns and victories is shared at your worksite. Get started with the form on this page.

HOPE Membership Card

Be Heard! Be a member! To build our strength as a union, join HOPE today! Complete our online Membership Form!



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Member Quotes

“It’s not about being ready. It’s about being willing. The foundation of this union is the will of its members. ”
President, Melvin Hughes