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COBRA Subsidy Available for Eligible Union Members *Updated

COBRA Subsidy Available for Eligible Union Members *Updated

| April 15, 2021

On March 11, 2021, the American Rescue Plan Act was signed into law. The Act includes a six-month, federally-financed COBRA subsidy to cover the COBRA premium for eligible individuals from April 1, 2021 through September 30, 2021. During this six-month period, the federal government will pay the full COBRA premium for each eligible individual, and the eligible […]

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April General Membership Meeting Notice

April General Membership Meeting Notice

| April 11, 2021

In a continuing  effort to keep all of our 727 members safe the April General Membership meeting will be held via Zoom (details below).           April General Membership Meeting Details                                Date: April 25, 2021     […]

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Teamsters Local 727 Resumes COVID-19 Negotiations with Keurig Dr Pepper

Teamsters Local 727 Resumes COVID-19 Negotiations with Keurig Dr Pepper

| March 18, 2021

Nearly 5 months after their first session, Teamsters Local 727 resumed bargaining with Keurig Dr Pepper over coronavirus policies, practices, and hazard pay. The parties were scheduled to meet in December but negotiations were postponed when the company refused to let a representative for the salesmen unit sit in the negotiations. Finally, on March 16th, […]

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February General Membership Meeting Notice

February General Membership Meeting Notice

| February 14, 2021

In a continuing  effort to keep all of our 727 members safe the February General Membership meeting will be held via Zoom (details below).           December General Membership Meeting Details                                Date: February 28, 2021     […]

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COVID-19 Vaccination Appointments Now Available for Essential Workers in Illinois

COVID-19 Vaccination Appointments Now Available for Essential Workers in Illinois

| January 29, 2021

As of January 25th, essential frontline workers and residents over the age of 65 are eligible to schedule appointments to receive the COVID-19 vaccination at participating locations. Click here for a list of locations currently taking appointments. Illinois has identified the following as eligible individuals under the 1b Phase of the vaccination: Age 65+ First […]

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