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PHOTOS: Local 727 Hosts Annual Paratransit Cookouts for MV and First Transit Members

PHOTOS: Local 727 Hosts Annual Paratransit Cookouts for MV and First Transit Members

| August 14, 2019

This summer, Teamsters Local 727 hosted its annual paratransit cookouts for MV Transportation, Inc. and First Transit members at the companies’ Chicago and North Cook facilities.  Hundreds of hardworking members stopped by to pick up grilled sausages, hot dogs, and bratwursts, as well as catch-up on the latest Local 727 happenings. “Our paratransit members work […]

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PHOTOS: Charitable Fund Golf Outing Raises More Than $30,000 for Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago

PHOTOS: Charitable Fund Golf Outing Raises More Than $30,000 for Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago

| July 18, 2019

The Teamsters Local 727 Charitable Fund successfully raised more than $30,000 for The Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago at its Second Annual Golf Outing.  The Outing, held on June 21 at the White Pines Golf Club in Bensenville, was attended by more than 110 golfers.   The day began with a delicious bloody mary bar […]

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PHOTOS: Union’s Summer CE Seminar Keeps Funeral Professionals Skills Sharp

PHOTOS: Union’s Summer CE Seminar Keeps Funeral Professionals Skills Sharp

| June 12, 2019

Teamsters Local 727’s biannual continuing education seminar kicked-off at noon on Wednesday, May 29.  Hosted twice each year in the Union’s Park Ridge meeting hall and free to Local 727 members in good standing, the six-hour seminar offers funeral industry professionals the opportunity to earn up to six C.E. hours.   The 2019 summer seminar […]

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PHOTOS: At March Meeting, Local 727 Members Enthusiastically Applaud Endorsement of Lori Lightfoot for Mayor

PHOTOS: At March Meeting, Local 727 Members Enthusiastically Applaud Endorsement of Lori Lightfoot for Mayor

| April 1, 2019

  During yesterday’s March general membership meeting, Teamsters Local 727 members enthusiastically applauded Secretary-Treasurer John Coli, Jr.’s announcement of the Union’s endorsement of Lori Lightfoot for Mayor of the City of Chicago. “Lori Lightfoot understands the struggles facing Local 727 members,” said Secretary-Treasurer Coli.  “She is the mayor our city needs.” Secretary-Treasurer Coli recently stressed […]

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PHOTOS: Funeral Members Earn C.E. Credits at Local 727’s Biannual Seminar

PHOTOS: Funeral Members Earn C.E. Credits at Local 727’s Biannual Seminar

| December 14, 2018

A record-setting 80 funeral directors and embalmers attended Teamsters Local 727’s biannual continuing education seminar this past Wednesday, December 12th.  Free to Local 727 members in good standing, the six-hour seminar is held twice each year in the Union meeting hall in Park Ridge and offers funeral industry professionals the opportunity to earn up to […]

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