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Local 727 Protects Members’ Rights & Benefits in Latest Round of Contract Negotiations with SCI

| March 13, 2017

Representatives of Local 727 and Service Corporation International engaged in another round of negotiations for a successor agreement to the collective bargaining agreement (CBA), which expired June 30, 2016. Union representatives fought for and were able to preserve much of the current contract language (CCL) of the previous CBA. “SCI seems to love gutting the […]

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Teamsters Local 727 Represents Funeral Members at FDSA Tradeshow

| December 8, 2016

Teamsters Local 727 representatives have been hosting member appreciation cookouts this summer for the union’s ever-growing paratransit membership.

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Bargaining Update: SCI Funeral Members

| December 5, 2016

Local 727 Continues to Fight for the Rights of SCI Members as Contract Negotiations Resume After four previous bargaining sessions, Teamsters Local 727 and Service Corporation International resumed contract negotiations on Nov. 21-22. SCI management continued to propose many changes that would diminish Teamster members’ rights, such as weakened grievance and arbitration procedures, elimination of […]

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SCI Bargaining Update

| October 25, 2016

After Numerous Bargaining Sessions, Local 727 Rejects SCI’s Updated Contract Agreement Representatives of Local 727 and Service Corporation International engaged in negotiations for a successor agreement to the collective bargaining agreement, which expired June 30, 2016. Union representatives rejected the extensive proposals of the company to diminish the contract rights of the membership. The union […]

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Local 727 Secures Three-Year Contract for Burr Oak Cemetery Workers

| August 26, 2016

Teamsters Local 727 secured a new three-year contract for workers at Burr Oak Cemetery in Alsip, Ill. The members, who are employed by Quality First Management, ratified the agreement on Aug. 15.

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