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At September Meeting, Secretary-Treasurer Coli Announces Union Victories and the Benefit Fund Office’s Plan to Open a Health Care Clinic for Eligible Membership in 2022

At September Meeting, Secretary-Treasurer Coli Announces Union Victories and the Benefit Fund Office’s Plan to Open a Health Care Clinic for Eligible Membership in 2022

| October 3, 2021

Secretary-Treasurer John Coli, Jr. updated Local 727 membership on contracts, grievances, arbitrations, and other union business during an outdoor meeting held on September 26, 2021. This was the first in-person general membership meeting since February 2020; over the past year and a half general membership meetings have been held via Zoom in accordancewith COVID-19 restrictions. […]

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Local 727 Charitable Fund 2021 Event a Great Success

Local 727 Charitable Fund 2021 Event a Great Success

| October 1, 2021

The Local 727 Charitable Fund would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for their attendance and overwhelming support at the 2021 fundraising event. The event took place on Saturday, September 11th at the Hawthorne OTB & Pointsbet Sportsbook in Crestwood, IL. Approximately 150 Local 727 members, retirees, and their families attended the event, […]

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More Bad Faith Behavior from Keurig Dr Pepper

More Bad Faith Behavior from Keurig Dr Pepper

| September 14, 2021

More than 2 years after the salesmen at Keurig Dr Pepper (“KDP”) democratically voted to be represented by Teamsters Local 727, management is still aggressively fighting their employees’ rights under the National Relations Labor Act. Shockingly, the company signed a settlement from Region 13 that included rescinding all unilateral changes KDP made to holiday scheduling, […]

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Chicago Sun-Times Highlights Longtime Union Funeral Home Matriarch

| August 26, 2021

The Chicago Sun-Times recently published an article on its website announcing the unfortunate passing of Margaret “Peggy” Cooney. Peggy helped operate Cooney Funeral Home, a longtime 727 represented funeral home.

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Reminder: 2021 Teamsters Local 727 Charitable Fund Event To Be Held September 11, 2021

Reminder: 2021 Teamsters Local 727 Charitable Fund Event To Be Held September 11, 2021

| August 19, 2021

Date: September 11, 2021Time: 1pm – 5pmPlace: Club Hawthorne OTB/Pointsbet Sportsbook13148 Rivercrest Dr, Crestwood, IL 60445Cost: $20 per ticket for 727 Members, FamilyMembers & 727 Retirees (Kids under 18are FREE)$40 per ticket for Non 727 MembersTicket 4 Hour Open Bar, Buffet and Ice Cream BarIncludes: Entertainment for kids: Face Painter, Balloon Animals and a Magician […]

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