OTHER RECENT UNION NEWS

Union and Reyes Reach Tentative Agreement on First CBA for Mechanics, Ratification Vote to be Scheduled

| October 10, 2019

The Teamsters Local 727 bargaining committee and representatives of Reyes Fleet Management, a subsidiary of Reyes Holdings, LLC, successfully reached a tentative agreement on a new four-year collective bargaining agreement covering Reyes mechanics yesterday, October 9.  This Tentative Agreement will be the first Teamster CBA to cover the group of mechanics, who overwhelmingly elected Local […]

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Local 727 & MV Transportation Reach Tentative Agreements on First MV-422 CBA and New Loyola Contract

| October 7, 2019

After a full day of negotiations with MV Transportation, Inc. on Thursday, October 3, the Teamsters Local 727 bargaining committee was successful in securing a tentative agreement for the first collective bargaining agreement covering MV-422 drivers and aides.  The tentatively agreed 1-year contract introduces a strong grievance procedure, establishes fair seniority-based bidding procedures, and includes […]

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Local 727 Stands with Local 25 Members, Donates $5,000 to Support Striking Teamsters in Boston

| October 3, 2019

Teamsters Local 727 is proud to stand in solidarity with our fellow Teamster Brothers and Sisters of Local 25. According to recent press releases from Teamsters Local 25, 24 members of the Boston-area local initiated a strike against their employer, Republic Services Marshfield, on Thursday, August 29 in pursuit of “respect, a fair wage, and […]

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Local 727 Secures PPO Health Care Plan Option for Reyes Mechanics

| October 3, 2019

On day one of negotiations, Teamsters Local 727 made it clear to representatives of Reyes Fleet Management, a subsidiary of Reyes Holdings, LLC, that health care improvements are a top priority for mechanics.  The Union bargaining committee has continued to stress in each bargaining session that a fair contract must include adequate, affordable health care. […]

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Local 727 Demands GLCCD Management be Held to Same Safety Standards as Members

| September 30, 2019

Teamsters Local 727 has demanded that Great Lakes Coca-Cola Distribution, Inc. hold its supervisors accountable after members informed the Union that three supervisors had unsafely attempted to resolve some warehouse machinery issues earlier this week. According to GLCCD members, the supervisors failed to follow proper lock out tag out procedures.  Additionally, when cautioned by members […]

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