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Great Lakes Coca-Cola’s Lies & Unsafe Working Conditions Continue

Great Lakes Coca-Cola’s Lies & Unsafe Working Conditions Continue

| May 21, 2020

Yesterday, after concerns from Teamsters Local 727 members continued to go unaddressed by the Company, a member called WGNTV Channel 9 who visited the GLCC facility. Recently, in the Alsip production facility, three members have been diagnosed with COVID-19 in the last week alone. Several other members have been placed in quarantine. According to reports […]

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May General Membership Meeting Notice

May General Membership Meeting Notice

| May 18, 2020

In an effort to keep all of our 727 members safe and abide by the state of Illinois’s stay-at-home order and phased reopening, the May General Membership meeting will be held via Zoom (details below). Please note that the following actions will be voted on by members during the May Membership Meeting:  To approve the […]

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Lakhani Hospitality, Inc. d/b/a Holiday Inn Chicago O’Hare Chooses Corporate Greed Over Livelihood of Employees

Lakhani Hospitality, Inc. d/b/a Holiday Inn Chicago O’Hare Chooses Corporate Greed Over Livelihood of Employees

| May 13, 2020

O’Hare Airport is a major hub for both business and leisure travel and the hotel industry is the lifeblood of the Rosemont area. Hotels in the O’Hare and Rosemont area provide an economical and safe place to stay for travelers on business and with missed or delayed flights. Teamsters Lo-cal 727 recently learned that the […]

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2400 Lakeview Condominium Garage Employees Receive Covid-19 Hazard Pay

| May 13, 2020

Essential employees work in many different unionized industries including healthcare, transportation, food and beverage, funeral and livery services, and even parking.Teamsters Local 727 represents thousands of parking garage attendant employees working in residential and commercial garages all over Chicago, including residential garage attendants working at 2400 Lakeview Condominium building (a prominent building which overlooks Lake […]

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Teamsters Local 727 Benefit Fund Trustees Temporarily Extend Health & Welfare Coverage

| May 12, 2020

The Teamsters Local 727 Benefits Fund Trustees are proud to announce that the Funds Trustees have approved extending health and welfare coverage, thru May 31, 2020, to any participant that would have lost or will lose coverage due to not working enough hours during the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. “I am proud of the Teamsters Local […]

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