OTHER RECENT UNION NEWS

Chicago Sun-Times Highlights Longtime Union Funeral Home Matriarch

| August 26, 2021

The Chicago Sun-Times recently published an article on its website announcing the unfortunate passing of Margaret “Peggy” Cooney. Peggy helped operate Cooney Funeral Home, a longtime 727 represented funeral home.

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Reminder: 2021 Teamsters Local 727 Charitable Fund Event To Be Held September 11, 2021

Reminder: 2021 Teamsters Local 727 Charitable Fund Event To Be Held September 11, 2021

| August 19, 2021

Date: September 11, 2021Time: 1pm – 5pmPlace: Club Hawthorne OTB/Pointsbet Sportsbook13148 Rivercrest Dr, Crestwood, IL 60445Cost: $20 per ticket for 727 Members, FamilyMembers & 727 Retirees (Kids under 18are FREE)$40 per ticket for Non 727 MembersTicket 4 Hour Open Bar, Buffet and Ice Cream BarIncludes: Entertainment for kids: Face Painter, Balloon Animals and a Magician […]

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2021 Teamsters Local 727 Charitable Fund Event To Be Held September 11, 2021

2021 Teamsters Local 727 Charitable Fund Event To Be Held September 11, 2021

| August 5, 2021

Interested in attending or sponsoring the Teamsters Local 727 Annual Charitable Fund Event? Click here for details on tickets and sponsorships. We hope to see you there!

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MV Division 135 Bends to Demands of Members: Contract Ratified by Group

| July 13, 2021

On July 11th, MV Transportation Division 135 drivers, dispatchers, schedulers, payroll clerks, mechanics, and utility workers voted overwhelmingly to ratify a successor agreement. This ratification followed a brave act of solidarity in which the group voted to authorize a strike – primarily over the issue of mandatory overtime – which sent a message loud and clear […]

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MV Division 135 Bends to Demands of Members: July 2nd Strike Postponed

| July 1, 2021

On Sunday, June 27th, MV Transportation Division 135 drivers, dispatchers, schedulers, payroll clerks, mechanics, and utility workers, all members of Teamsters Local 727, voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike against their employer, MV Transportation.  This brave act of solidarity definitely sent a message loud and clear to the Company, who responded within days with an […]

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