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Steward Spotlight: Madison Partida Nischan Service Corporation International (SCI)

Steward Spotlight: Madison Partida Nischan Service Corporation International (SCI)

| October 5, 2021

Local 727 is excited to introduce our newest Steward – Funeral Director Embalmer Madison Partida Nischan. Madison is part of the Service Corporation International (SCI) bargaining unit and it is notable that this is the first steward the group has had in eight years.  Madison works out of Drake and Sons Funeral Home on the north […]

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SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL 727 BROTHERS & SISTERS BY WATCHING THE SHOWS AND FILMS LISTED BELOW

| October 4, 2021

Teamsters Local 727 members have worked hard across Chicago helping to make these Chicago-based series and films. Show your support by tuning in or streaming these shows and movies now. Successful productions mean more work for our fellow Teamsters for years to come. AIRING NOW Chicago Med, Wednesdays on NBC Chicago Fire, Wednesdays on NBC Chicago PD […]

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At September Meeting, Secretary-Treasurer Coli Announces Union Victories and the Benefit Fund Office’s Plan to Open a Health Care Clinic for Eligible Membership in 2022

At September Meeting, Secretary-Treasurer Coli Announces Union Victories and the Benefit Fund Office’s Plan to Open a Health Care Clinic for Eligible Membership in 2022

| October 3, 2021

Secretary-Treasurer John Coli, Jr. updated Local 727 membership on contracts, grievances, arbitrations, and other union business during an outdoor meeting held on September 26, 2021. This was the first in-person general membership meeting since February 2020; over the past year and a half general membership meetings have been held via Zoom in accordancewith COVID-19 restrictions. […]

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Local 727 Charitable Fund 2021 Event a Great Success

Local 727 Charitable Fund 2021 Event a Great Success

| October 1, 2021

The Local 727 Charitable Fund would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for their attendance and overwhelming support at the 2021 fundraising event. The event took place on Saturday, September 11th at the Hawthorne OTB & Pointsbet Sportsbook in Crestwood, IL. Approximately 150 Local 727 members, retirees, and their families attended the event, […]

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More Bad Faith Behavior from Keurig Dr Pepper

More Bad Faith Behavior from Keurig Dr Pepper

| September 14, 2021

More than 2 years after the salesmen at Keurig Dr Pepper (“KDP”) democratically voted to be represented by Teamsters Local 727, management is still aggressively fighting their employees’ rights under the National Relations Labor Act. Shockingly, the company signed a settlement from Region 13 that included rescinding all unilateral changes KDP made to holiday scheduling, […]

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