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SAVE THE DATE: Enjoy a 727 Cookout after Sept. 24 Membership Meeting, Members with Children Get Free School Supplies!

SAVE THE DATE: Enjoy a 727 Cookout after Sept. 24 Membership Meeting, Members with Children Get Free School Supplies!

| August 23, 2017

Immediately following the next general membership meeting on Sunday, September 24, Teamsters Local 727 members can enjoy a delicious barbecue lunch hosted by the Union. The luncheon will take place rain or shine. Local 727 representatives will also be handing out free school supplies to all members whose school-age children (K-12) attend the barbecue. “The […]

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PHOTOS: Union Hosts Barbecues for MV Transportation North Cook and First Transit DuPage

PHOTOS: Union Hosts Barbecues for MV Transportation North Cook and First Transit DuPage

| August 21, 2017

  Teamsters Local 727 recently hosted paratransit barbecues for MV Transportation North Cook and First Transit DuPage. Like previous barbecues, paratransit members enjoyed delicious food while having an opportunity to chat with union representatives and their fellow workers in a relaxed setting. Gil Wieczorek of First Transit DuPage had nothing but praise for his Teamster […]

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Local 727’s Swift Action Results in Reinstatement of Displaced Edward Hotel Workers

Local 727’s Swift Action Results in Reinstatement of Displaced Edward Hotel Workers

| August 16, 2017

Members Return to Work with Full Back-Pay and Union Benefits Five Edward Hotel (formerly Holiday Inn Express O’Hare Rosemont) shuttle bus drivers have returned to work after being unjustly laid off because of an alleged hotel transportation department temporary service elimination. Immediately upon learning of the alleged service elimination, Teamsters Local 727 requested bargaining and […]

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PHOTOS: Union Hosts Barbecue for MV Transportation Chicago, Division 135

PHOTOS: Union Hosts Barbecue for MV Transportation Chicago, Division 135

| August 11, 2017

  Teamsters Local 727 hosted a barbecue for MV Transportation Chicago, Division 135 members on August 10. Many members stopped by the Local 727 barbecue tent to enjoy the grilled fare. Rita Hearns said, “This is my first day on the job and look what I came to – a wonderful welcoming. I’m glad I […]

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Hinckley Springs Inside Workers Ratify New 5-Year Contract

Hinckley Springs Inside Workers Ratify New 5-Year Contract

| August 9, 2017

Teamsters Local 727 and Hinckley Springs recently ratified a new five-year contract that guarantees a 2% wage increase each year beginning in 2018. The Union was successful in negotiating a five-year deal despite the company’s preference for a three-year deal. Employees will also receive a $1,000 bonus in the first full pay period after execution […]

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