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Teamsters Local 727 CPS Paratransit & Loyola University Shuttle Drivers & Aides Set to Vote on Initiating ULP Strikes

Teamsters Local 727 CPS Paratransit & Loyola University Shuttle Drivers & Aides Set to Vote on Initiating ULP Strikes

| August 29, 2019

CHICAGO, August 29, 2019 – While students busily prepare for the first day of a new school year, the Chicagoland transit workers they depend upon are busy preparing for potential unfair labor practice strikes. On Wednesday, September 4, two bargaining units of transit workers represented by Teamsters Local 727 will vote to authorize initiating unfair […]

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PHOTOS: Local 727 Hosts Annual Paratransit Cookouts for MV and First Transit Members

PHOTOS: Local 727 Hosts Annual Paratransit Cookouts for MV and First Transit Members

| August 14, 2019

This summer, Teamsters Local 727 hosted its annual paratransit cookouts for MV Transportation, Inc. and First Transit members at the companies’ Chicago and North Cook facilities.  Hundreds of hardworking members stopped by to pick up grilled sausages, hot dogs, and bratwursts, as well as catch-up on the latest Local 727 happenings. “Our paratransit members work […]

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Read the Local 727 Summer Member Newsletter Now!

Read the Local 727 Summer Member Newsletter Now!

| August 2, 2019

Teamsters Local 727 has had an extremely busy summer! Catch up on the Union’s recent victories, check out photos of Local 727 in action, and read a special message from Secretary-Treasurer John Coli, Jr. in Local 727’s Summer Member Newsletter. Click the newsletter above to read more!

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PHOTOS: Charitable Fund Golf Outing Raises More Than $30,000 for Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago

PHOTOS: Charitable Fund Golf Outing Raises More Than $30,000 for Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago

| July 18, 2019

The Teamsters Local 727 Charitable Fund successfully raised more than $30,000 for The Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago at its Second Annual Golf Outing.  The Outing, held on June 21 at the White Pines Golf Club in Bensenville, was attended by more than 110 golfers.   The day began with a delicious bloody mary bar […]

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Local 727 Demands Keurig Dr Pepper Return to the Bargaining Table

Local 727 Demands Keurig Dr Pepper Return to the Bargaining Table

| July 17, 2019

Teamsters Local 727 Secretary-Treasurer John Coli, Jr. sent a letter to the American Bottling Company, d/b/a Keurig Dr Pepper, informing the Company that the Union does not believe there was a meeting of the minds regarding when employees would be required to move into the new Keurig Dr Pepper health care plan.  As such, Local […]

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