OTHER RECENT UNION NEWS

Local 727 Secures Tentative Agreement with FDSA, Avoids Wage Freeze

| July 14, 2017

After countless hours and several rounds of negotiations, Teamsters Local 727 has secured a tentative agreement with Funeral Directors Service Association of Greater Chicago (FDSA). Throughout negotiations and up to and including the last day, FDSA insisted on including a wage freeze in year 1 of a five-year agreement. FDSA also expressed its unwillingness to […]

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CVS Bargaining Update

CVS Bargaining Update

| July 14, 2017

The Teamsters Local 727 bargaining team and CVS management have scheduled their next meeting for Wednesday, July 26, 2017. During the last negotiating session on May 23, the federal mediator presented a supposal that would include the following provisions: 2.75% wage increase for pharmacists Retroactivity back to May 5, 2016 One-time lump sum ratification bonus […]

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Official Statement from Teamsters Local 727

Official Statement from Teamsters Local 727

| July 13, 2017

The following is an official statement from the office of Teamsters Local 727: In light of recent news regarding John T. Coli, Sr., Teamsters Local 727 will not be able to provide further comment on any pending legal matters at this time. The President of Local 727 requested the resignation of Mr. Coli from the […]

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Teamsters Joint Council 25 Stewards Trainings

| July 11, 2017

Teamsters Joint Council 25 is conducting its Annual Stewards Trainings from 9 a.m.- 3 p.m., Saturday, August 19, 2017 in Park Ridge, IL-AND-from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., Saturday, August 26, 2017 in Springfield, IL. Registration is required to attend either training. Participating stewards and union representatives must complete and return their registration form no later […]

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SAVE THE DATE: First Annual Motorcycle Ride Event, August 6

| July 10, 2017

Teamsters Local 700 is hosting its First Annual Motorcycle Ride Event. Registration begins at 10:30 a.m. and the ride kicks-off at 11:30 a.m., Sunday, August 6, 2017. The cost is $25 per rider, $5 per passenger and $10 per non-rider. The route will begin at Illinois Harley-Davidson, 9950 Joliet Rd., Countryside, IL and will conclude […]

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