Archive for May, 2017

Local 727 Agrees to Court Order to Continue Safeguarding Navy Pier

Local 727 Agrees to Court Order to Continue Safeguarding Navy Pier

| May 26, 2017

In the interest of public safety, Local 727 has agreed to a court order to continue to safeguard Navy Pier. Forty-three Teamster security, fire and safety officers at Navy Pier have been engaged in an unfair labor practice strike against Allied since May 18.

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Teamsters Rally at Navy Pier, Saturday, May 27!

Teamsters Rally at Navy Pier, Saturday, May 27!

| May 25, 2017

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CVS Wastes Time, Refuses to Make Movement in Latest Round of Mediation

| May 25, 2017

The Teamsters Local 727 Bargaining Committee and CVS management continued negotiations for a new collective bargaining agreement at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 23, 2017. The union wasted no time in expressing its willingness to reach a deal; however, CVS delayed in responding to the federal mediator’s supposal, which, if accepted by CVS, would signify huge […]

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PHOTOS: At Monthly Meeting, Local 727 Membership Invited to Support Navy Pier Strike, Saturday, May 27

PHOTOS: At Monthly Meeting, Local 727 Membership Invited to Support Navy Pier Strike, Saturday, May 27

| May 23, 2017

  President John Coli Jr. presided as officers and representatives updated the membership on contracts, grievances, arbitrations and other union business during Teamsters Local 727’s general meeting on May 21, 2017. In the last month, Local 727 negotiated and ratified new contracts with Double Tree Oakbrook and Go Airport – Renaissance Hotel Shuttle. The union […]

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Unfair Labor Practice Strike Thursday By Security, Fire and Safety Officers at Navy Pier

Unfair Labor Practice Strike Thursday By Security, Fire and Safety Officers at Navy Pier

| May 17, 2017

Teamsters Local 727 Fighting to Protect Officers’ Jobs, Preserve Current Contract Nearly 50 security, fire and safety officers who serve and protect Chicago residents and tourists at Navy Pier will initiate an unfair labor practice strike on Thursday, May 18. The officers, represented by Teamsters Local 727, had been employed by SMG and co-managed by Navy Pier, […]

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