OTHER RECENT UNION NEWS

PHOTOS: Local 727’s Postcard Drive for International Women’s Day – March 8, 2017

| March 9, 2017

  Several business agents and the communications director from Local 727 proudly participated in a postcard drive held at Blue Sky Bakery on International Women’s Day, Wednesday, March 8. We filled out postcards addressed to our state’s representatives – including Governor Rauner and U.S. Senators Durbin and Duckworth – expressing our concerns on issues affecting […]

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SAVE THE DATE: March 12 – International Women’s Day March for Equal Rights, Justice & Power!

| March 6, 2017

International Women’s Day March for Equal Rights, Justice & Power! A Women’s place is in the struggle. A grassroots Women’s movement can defeat the Trump agenda and so we are going to keep taking to the streets of this country to fight against sexism, white supremacy, anti-LGBTQ oppression, and war. For details, please visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1754195241467662/ […]

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PHOTOS: Joint Council Women’s Committee Gala – March 4, 2017

PHOTOS: Joint Council Women’s Committee Gala – March 4, 2017

| March 6, 2017

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Local 727 Secures First Five-Year Contract for Laz Meters Employees

| March 3, 2017

Local 727 won a five-year contract for eight Laz Meters street closure monitors, folding it into an existing Laz Meters contract the union secured on behalf of the parking meter company’s 40 other employees. This was the first contract of its kind for this group of workers and it took only two weeks of negotiations […]

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Get Your Marching Shoes and Red T-Shirts On for International Women’s Day!

| March 3, 2017

In support of International Women’s Day Wednesday, March 8, 2017, here is a list of local activities that we encourage all 727 members and their families to attend. Please wear red if you can. “International Women’s Strike: Global Wage Justice” March 7, 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Kluczynski Federal Building 230 S Dearborn Chicago, IL […]

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