Delfinio Tapia Oral History Interview
Del Tapia reflects on his 25 + years working for the Solid Waste Department at the City of Santa Fe NM where he was a laborer and a heavy equipment operator. Tapia provides a history of waste collection in the City prior to curbside pick up. The institution of his union, AFSCME 3999, lead to long overdue raises as well as attention to the health and safety issues in the City’s most dangerous job.
AFSCME 3999, solid waste collection, health and safety on the job.
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Pinkey, Diane and Delfinio Tapia. "Delfinio Tapia Oral History Interview." (2017). https://digitalrepository.unm.edu/wphnm/29