Archive for October, 2019

Local 727 Will Hold Demands Meeting for Keurig Dr Pepper Salesmen on Nov. 7

| October 22, 2019

In light of the National Labor Relations Board’s recent decision to uphold the original certification of Teamsters Local 727 as the sole collective bargaining representative of all Northlake-based American Bottling Company Sales Service Representatives (SSRs) and Account Managers (AMs), Local 727 is readying for negotiations with the Keurig Dr Pepper subsidiary over the first contract […]

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PPO Health Care Plan and Raises to Come to Reyes Mechanics After New Bargaining Unit Overwhelmingly Ratifies First Contract

| October 21, 2019

Mechanics employed by Reyes Fleet Management, a subsidiary of Reyes Holdings, LLC., overwhelmingly ratified a new collective bargaining agreement on Saturday, October 19.  The recently ratified four-year agreement, which is set to expire on October 28, 2023, is the first contract for the workers, who voted in favor of joining Teamsters Local 727 earlier this […]

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MV-422 Paratransit Drivers & Aides Ratify First Teamster CBA

| October 17, 2019

Drivers and aides employed by MV Transportation, Inc. Division 422, who provide vital paratransit services to Chicago Public Schools, overwhelmingly ratified their first Teamster collective bargaining agreement this past Thursday, October 10. Just a few months after the workers voted “YES” for Teamsters Local 727 representation, the Union bargaining committee was successful in securing a […]

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Local 727 is Proud to Stand in Solidarity with the Chicago Teachers Union as they Fight for a Better Contract and Better Schools

| October 17, 2019

According to the Chicago Teachers Union, 25,000 teachers, clinicians, teaching assistants, and other public school support staff initiated a strike today at over 500 city schools after ten months of bargaining with the Chicago Public Schools failed to produce a fair contract. “Local 727 is proud to stand in solidarity with CTU teachers, nurses, and […]

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MV Loyola Members Overwhelmingly Ratify New CBA with Wage Increases, Enhanced PTO, and Improved Health Care Options

| October 16, 2019

Exactly five weeks after authorizing an unfair labor practice strike, Teamsters Local 727 members employed by MV Transportation’s Loyola Division overwhelmingly ratified a successor collective bargaining agreement last Wednesday, October 9. “I am very proud of our MV Loyola members for standing together, even in the face of a potential ULP strike,” said John Coli, […]

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