OTHER RECENT UNION NEWS

Arbitrator Orders Reliable Valet and River North Parking (Owned by Jack Kupiec) to Pay Over $400,000

| April 24, 2018

Arbitrator Steven M. Bierig ordered Reliable Valet and its successor/alter ego River North Parking on September 11, 2017, to pay employees and Teamsters Local 727 three years’ worth of unpaid PTO, unremitted dues, penalties, and fees. At the time of the arbitration hearing, River North Parking owed upwards of $267,000 in union dues and penalties. […]

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Save the Date: Saturday, June 9 – TNBC 10th Annual Family Day Outing!

| April 23, 2018

The Teamsters National Black Caucus (TNBC) Chicago Chapter will be conducting its 10th Annual Family Day Outing honoring the many accomplishments of Teamster Women. This year’s outing will begin at 11:00 a.m. and conclude at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at Bremen Grove located at 16061 Oak Park Ave. in Tinley Park, Ill. […]

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Local 727 Files ULP Against Osco in Defense of a Member

| April 20, 2018

Teamsters Local 727 filed an unfair labor practice charge with Region 13 of the National Labor Relations Board against Osco alleging the Company violated the National Labor Relations Act by retaliating against a pharmacist for exercising their rights under the CBA. Though Local 727 brought this issue to Osco’s attention immediately, Osco refused to offer […]

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Reminder to Register for Local 727 Charitable Fund Golf Outing on May 21

| April 16, 2018

Are you dusting off your golf clubs? The First Annual Teamsters Local 727 Charitable Fund Golf Outing is fast approaching! Scheduled for May 21st, this outing will be the first fundraising event hosted by the recently formed Teamsters Local 727 Charitable Fund, which aims to support local charities and nonprofits in their efforts to improve […]

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“Why I Wear Red:” A Message from John Coli Jr., Secretary-Treasurer of Teamsters Local 727

“Why I Wear Red:” A Message from John Coli Jr., Secretary-Treasurer of Teamsters Local 727

| April 10, 2018

The Teamsters Local 727 office staff and I are all wearing red today in support of the fight for pay equity. Today, April 10th, Equal Pay Day, is symbolic for how many days into this new year an average American woman has to work to earn the same amount of pay an average man earned […]

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