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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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10 Roads Express’ Insulting Contract Proposals and Violations of Labor Law Earn It a Top Spot On Teamsters Local 727’s “Employer Wall of Shame”

10 Roads Express’ Insulting Contract Proposals and Violations of Labor Law Earn It a Top Spot On Teamsters Local 727’s “Employer Wall of Shame”

| August 4, 2021

For Immediate Release Contact: Tommy Wilcox (847) 696-7500 July 30, 2021 (CHICAGO) – 10 Roads Express (formerly Eagle Express) drivers work tirelessly to ensure the timely and efficient distribution of postal products. These drivers move the mail in semi-trucks between distribution centers seven days a week, often to neighboring states, in all weather conditions. Following […]

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Daily Herald Story: “Layoff notices to Arlington Park employees say ‘facility is being permanently closed.”

Daily Herald Story: “Layoff notices to Arlington Park employees say ‘facility is being permanently closed.”

| July 28, 2021

Click here to read the Daily Herald’s article about recent news from Arlington Park. Members with questions should reach out to Business Agent Nicholas Micaletti at (847) 696-7500. Nothing in this article should be read as the union’s waiver of any legal argument, position or grievance(s), or as a waiver of any rights, arguments, or […]

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