Striking steelworkers make slow return to Chevron Richmond Refinery

Chevron smokestacks in the distance with the city and highway in the foreground.

After a nearly 10-week strike, about 500 steelworkers will gradually return to Chevron’s Richmond Refinery in the next four weeks, replacing contract workers hired to fill the gap left when workers walked off the job in March.  Their return comes after United Steelworkers Local 5 ratified a four-year contract with Chevron on Saturday, Jess Kamm…

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