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PHOTOS: Union Hosts Cookouts for Paratransit Members

PHOTOS: Union Hosts Cookouts for Paratransit Members

| June 29, 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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PHOTOS: ‘Best Year Ever’ Boosts Local 727’s Financial Health

PHOTOS: ‘Best Year Ever’ Boosts Local 727’s Financial Health

| March 4, 2016

Teamsters Local 727 Secretary-Treasurer John T. Coli reported on the union’s strong financial health as more than 150 members, officers, representatives and staff gathered for the general membership meeting on Feb. 28.

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PHOTOS: Funeral Members Gain Knowledge at Union’s CE Seminar

PHOTOS: Funeral Members Gain Knowledge at Union’s CE Seminar

| December 10, 2015

About 60 funeral directors and embalmers took part in Teamsters Local 727’s continuing education seminar on Dec. 2 at the union’s meeting hall in Park Ridge.

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CHICAGO TEAMSTERS STRIKE COCA-COLA REFRESHMENTS OVER UNFAIR LABOR PRACTICES

CHICAGO TEAMSTERS STRIKE COCA-COLA REFRESHMENTS OVER UNFAIR LABOR PRACTICES

| December 2, 2015

More than 300 Teamsters Local 727 members are initiating an unfair labor practice strike against Coca-Cola Refreshments at 5 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 3, after the beverage industry behemoth intimidated workers and engaged in bad faith bargaining during negotiations for a new contract.

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Local 727 Beverage Members Stand Together for Strong Contracts in Niles, Alsip

Local 727 Beverage Members Stand Together for Strong Contracts in Niles, Alsip

| November 17, 2015

Teamsters Local 727 members at Coca-Cola Refreshments and Reyes/Great Lakes Coca-Cola Distribution wore their unity loud and proud on Tuesday, November 17, as negotiations continued for new contracts with both companies.

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