Archive for January, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccination Appointments Now Available for Essential Workers in Illinois

COVID-19 Vaccination Appointments Now Available for Essential Workers in Illinois

| January 29, 2021

As of January 25th, essential frontline workers and residents over the age of 65 are eligible to schedule appointments to receive the COVID-19 vaccination at participating locations. Click here for a list of locations currently taking appointments. Illinois has identified the following as eligible individuals under the 1b Phase of the vaccination: Age 65+ First […]

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Veterinarians Perform Groundbreaking Hip Surgery on Tiger at Brookfield Zoo

Veterinarians Perform Groundbreaking Hip Surgery on Tiger at Brookfield Zoo

| January 29, 2021

Click here to read about on-going efforts being made to alleviate the arthritis pain of Malena, a 10-year-old Amur tiger who lives at the Brookfield Zoo.  Local 727 applauds the Zoo for doing all they can to care for Malena and the thousands of other animals who reside at the Brookfield Zoo. Teamsters Local 727 […]

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LAZ Parking Inexplicably Spreads Lies as Fallout from COVID-19 Pandemic Continues

LAZ Parking Inexplicably Spreads Lies as Fallout from COVID-19 Pandemic Continues

| January 15, 2021

Nearly a year after LAZ Parking unceremoniously and illegally furloughed hundreds of parking employees with barely a day’s notice and without giving prior notice to, or bargaining with, the Union, the Company continues to add insult to injury by spreading an outrageous lie to both Union membership and its parking clients. According to LAZ representatives, LAZ […]

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KDP Expected to Fail Again in Challenge to Teamsters Local 727 Victory

KDP Expected to Fail Again in Challenge to Teamsters Local 727 Victory

| January 14, 2021

Over a year after the area sales managers and sales services representatives voted overwhelming in favor of Union representation by Teamsters Local 727, Keurig Dr Pepper continued its fruitless attempts to overturn Region 13 of the National Labor Board’s certification by appearing in front of a panel of federal judges for the DC Circuit. On […]

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