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Teamsters Local 727 Reaches Resolution with SP Plus over COVID Furloughs

Teamsters Local 727 Reaches Resolution with SP Plus over COVID Furloughs

| May 28, 2021

As you all know, when the COVID-19 Pandemic hit Chicago, hundreds of your Union brothers and sisters who work for SP Plus were furloughed. Upon notice of the furloughs, your Union acted swiftly and immediately filed Unfair Labor Practice Charges and a class action grievance against SP Plus. The class action grievance and ULP charge […]

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LAZ Parking Inexplicably Spreads Lies as Fallout from COVID-19 Pandemic Continues

LAZ Parking Inexplicably Spreads Lies as Fallout from COVID-19 Pandemic Continues

| January 15, 2021

Nearly a year after LAZ Parking unceremoniously and illegally furloughed hundreds of parking employees with barely a day’s notice and without giving prior notice to, or bargaining with, the Union, the Company continues to add insult to injury by spreading an outrageous lie to both Union membership and its parking clients. According to LAZ representatives, LAZ […]

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SP+ Reimburses Full-Time Residential Parking Members For Involuntary Paid Time Off During Furlough

SP+ Reimburses Full-Time Residential Parking Members For Involuntary Paid Time Off During Furlough

| November 18, 2020

During the height of the Covid-19 pandemic, full-time parking members working at SP+ residential locations, including those working at a number of Gold Coast condominium buildings along Lake Shore Drive, were unjustly and unilaterally furloughed by the company in direct violation of the CBA and National Labor Relations Act. Over the course of several weeks, […]

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Labor Services Solutions Forced by NLRB To Post Notice of Violations

Labor Services Solutions Forced by NLRB To Post Notice of Violations

| October 13, 2020

After illegally furloughing dozens of Union members who provide essential valet parking service to patients, visitors and staff at the University of Chicago Medical Center (UCMC) during the Covid-19 pandemic, valet company Labor Services Solutions, LLC (aka Valet Parking Authority Services) has now been ordered by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to post and […]

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Park USA Makes Furloughed Teamsters Local 727 Members Whole

| May 5, 2020

Teamsters Local 727 applauds the recent efforts of valet parking company, Park USA. A small privately-owned valet company based out of Elgin, IL, Park USA  was the first parking company (of what will hopefully be many) to pay illegally furloughed Teamsters Local 727 parking members using approved funding under the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), a […]

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