teamsters727

rss feed

teamsters727's Latest Posts

May Day Chicago

May Day Chicago

| April 21, 2017

Continue Reading

Local 727 Challenges ABS’s Unfair Labor Practices

| April 20, 2017

Teamsters Local 727 has filed unfair labor practice charges with the National Labor Relations Board against parking company ABS LLC stemming from several violations of the collective bargaining agreement, and federal labor law. Region 13 of the NLRB is investigating ABS’s unilateral changes to the collective bargaining agreement, its refusal to process grievances, its refusal […]

Continue Reading

Local 727 Negotiates Settlement to Reinstate Laid Off CVS Pharmacists

| April 13, 2017

After bringing CVS to the brink of an arbitration hearing, Teamsters Local 727 negotiated a settlement to reinstate 12 pharmacists who had been laid off in March as a result of CVS store closures. All recalled pharmacists will be reinstated at their base hours held at the time of layoff. This settlement resolves a grievance […]

Continue Reading

Local 727 Ratifies New Contract for Chicago Tribune Drivers, Paving Way for Pension Fund Merger

| April 12, 2017

Teamsters Local No. 727 ratified a new contract for Chicago Tribune drivers that paves the way for the merger of the Tribune’s and 727’s pension funds. The contract was ratified at Local 727’s office in Park Ridge, IL. For the merger of the funds to occur, the Tribune Company must agree to pay a vast […]

Continue Reading

Join Local 727 for Rally at Union Park on International Workers’ Day

| April 12, 2017

Monday, May 1, 2017, marks International Workers’ Day around the world. Here in Chicago, the day is being honored with a rally at Union Park beginning at 1:00 p.m. We’re asking all our Teamster brothers and sisters to attend so our presence can be felt by the powers-that-be in the city, state and nationally. “May […]

Continue Reading