For several days, Teamsters Local 727 has been picketing Prime Parking, located at 2 E. Oak St. in Chicago. The company, which recently acquired the contract to manage the parking garage, has unlawfully terminated and unlawfully refused to hire eight long-time attendants. “We will not stand idle when hardworking, loyal members lose their jobs due […]
Archive for January, 2016
The John T. Coli Slate on Jan. 10 was elected to represent the local union at the 2016 Teamsters Convention in June.
A federal appellate court judge has enforced a decision and order issued last year by the National Labor Relations Board against Chicago Parking Valet in which the NLRB found the company had engaged in unfair labor practices.
Teamsters Local 727 members voted by a 17-to-1 margin on Sunday, Jan. 10, to overwhelmingly ratify a new three-year contract with Coca-Cola Refreshments in Niles and Alsip, Ill.
An arbitrator has ordered PAS, LLC to pay Teamsters Local 727 more than $225,000 in back dues, penalties and late fees after the Chicago parking employer created a “sham” company to avoid its financial obligations to the union.
Treasury Department Announces January Public Sessions for Feedback on Central States Pension Rescue Plan
The Treasury Department will hold a public session for Central States Pension Fund retirees and participants to offer feedback on the proposed rescue plan on Jan. 14 in Peoria, Ill.