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Cook DuPage Transportation’s Last Minute Refusal to Meet Industry Standards Offends Local 727 Paratransit Workers

| November 8, 2018

CHICAGO, November 8, 2018 – Cook DuPage Transportation Co., Inc. (CDT), a subsidiary of National Express (LSE: NEX), not only continues to drag its feet during negotiations for a new collective bargaining agreement with Teamsters Local 727, but has offended more than 750 Teamster paratransit workers with its last-minute meager economic package proposal. The union […]

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CVS Pharmacists Day of Strength

CVS Pharmacists Day of Strength

| November 6, 2018

Local 727 invites all union members to join CVS Pharmacists for a Day of Strength!

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REMINDER: Polls close at 7 P.M. Tonight!

REMINDER: Polls close at 7 P.M. Tonight!

| November 6, 2018

Today is Election Day—have you voted? Today is our opportunity to affect the direction our country moves.  When working families stand together, we have the power to make a difference. “Talk to your family about the candidates who need your vote, encourage your coworkers to exercise their rights, carpool with your neighbors to the polls,” […]

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Election Day is Tomorrow—Have you Voted?

| November 5, 2018

The 2018 elections have arrived and Teamsters Local 727 encourages all members to get out and vote! As Teamsters, we understand that every voice matters and together our voices are powerful.  Each time we have the courage to stand up, we have the ability to effect change. “This year’s elections are our opportunity to make […]

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Union Successfully Secures New Tentative Agreements and Contract Extension with CDT

| November 1, 2018

Teamsters Local 727 and Cook DuPage Transportation, a subsidiary of National Express, continue to make progress on the negotiation of a successor collective bargaining agreement covering more than 750 Teamsters employed by the paratransit company.  During the parties’ meeting on Tuesday, October 30th, the Local 727 bargaining committee succeeded in securing multiple tentative agreements with […]

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