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9.5 Grievances PAY

9.5 violations are out of control at UPS. Teamsters 623 members are fighting back. Members are winning 9.5 grievances and getting paid when the Company violates our 9.5 rights.

REMINDER: Virtual Meeting June 28

Teamsters 623 Virtual Meeting

Sunday, June 28 at 11:00 AM.

623 Day is TODAY

Teamster Business Agents are on location at Oregon Avenue and PHL meeting with members to talk about OUR RIGHTS on the job. Stop by to meet your Business Agent, pick up a contract book, water ice, and learn how YOU can protect yourself when UPS violates the contract.

Parking Lot Meetings: Oregon Ave and PHL Tuesday, June 23

TUESDAY JUNE 23 8:00 AM

ATTENTION DRIVERS! Your Stewards and Business Agents would like to invite you to a UNION MEETING. These parking lot meetings can help members better understand their rights on the job, allow members to discuss shared workplace concerns, and organize to ensure all our sisters and brothers are protected.

Contact your Steward or Business Agent for more information.

 



Shop Stewards Virtual Meeting

Sunday, June 14th at 11:30 AM.

ALL STEWARDS SHOULD PLAN TO ATTEND.

Join Zoom Meeting Here

 

Overdeductions

Due to a mistake made by the IBT some of our members have been overcharged for dues this week. Each of the members affected will get a phone call and a refund for the overcharged amount. Later today we will post names of all those affected.

We apologize for the inconvenience and will look into the problem to ensure it does not happen again.


Temperature Checks at Oregon Ave

BE ADVISED, members will be asked to check their temperature with Company supplied thermometers before entering the facility at Oregon Avenue starting TOMORROW May 19, 2020. 

 

Congratulations to Winners of the Local 623 Cooke Memorial Scholarship

In October of 2004, the Executive Board approved the establishment of the William J. Cooke Memorial Scholarship Fund in recognition of Bill Cooke’s tireless efforts to improve the working conditions of his fellow brothers and sisters. Bill “Cooke” was a Teamster member for 31 years. For more than half of his career, he served as an elected Union officer.

Today we congratulate this years winners.

Food at the Hall

Teamsters 623 is distributing food out of the hall at 4369 Richmond Street. If you or your family need non-perishable foods stop by the union hall this Wednesday.

May 17th: General Membership Virtual Meeting

Local 623 will be hosting our first all-member teleconference in lieu of our normal monthly general membership meeting. May 17, 2020 at 11:00 AM all members are invited to attend on zoom.