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Union and MV Chicago 135 Scheduled to Meet

| September 25, 2018

On Sunday, September 23rd, an overwhelming number of Teamsters Local 727 members employed by MV Transportation, Inc. at the Company’s Chicago facility voted to authorize an unfair labor practice strike against their employer.  The ULP strike is scheduled to begin on Monday, October 1st. Following the affirmative ULP strike authorization vote, MV Transportation requested a […]

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Teamster Paratransit Workers Authorize Unfair Labor Practice Strike Against MV Transportation

Teamster Paratransit Workers Authorize Unfair Labor Practice Strike Against MV Transportation

| September 24, 2018

CHICAGO, September 24, 2018 – More than 150 paratransit drivers, dispatchers, schedulers, and reservationists represented by Teamsters Local 727 are prepared to initiate an unfair labor practice strike on October 1st against their employer, MV Transportation, Inc.. Yesterday, September 23rd, Local 727 members based out of MV Transportation’s Chicago facility voted overwhelmingly to authorize a […]

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Local 727 and CDT Open Contract Negotiations on a Positive Note

| September 11, 2018

The Teamsters Local 727 Bargaining Committee opened negotiations Friday, September 7th, for a new collective bargaining agreement covering drivers, porters, dispatchers, recon, and customer service representatives of Cook DuPage Transportation, Inc., a subsidiary of National Express. The Union presented the Company with a complete contract proposal based on contract demands collected from hundreds of CDT members over […]

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Union and First Transit Successfully Reach Multiple Tentative Agreements in First Negotiation Sessions

| July 26, 2018

Teamsters Local 727 and First Transit, Inc opened negotiations for the first collective bargaining agreement covering University of Chicago employees on July 18 and July 19, 2018.  Following an initial presentation of contract proposals, the Union and First Transit have reached tentative agreements on several non-economic provisions. The Local 727 bargaining committee has successfully negotiated […]

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Union and MV Chicago 135 Reach Tentative Agreement on Multiple Key Issues

| June 6, 2018

The Teamsters Local 727 Bargaining Committee reached tentative agreements with MV Transportation Chicago, Division 135 on multiple contract provisions as negotiations continued on May 29th, May 30th, and May 31st. The Union and Company have tentatively agreed to a new lunch break policy, which will add time to drivers’ routes to account for the additional […]

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