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Register for the National Master TA Zoom Call

Register for a Teamster webinar on Monday, July 31 with General President Sean O’Brien and General Secretary-Treasurer Fred Zuckerman for an update on the tentative agreement. The webinar starts at 8pm. Registration is required.

Picket Schedule

In the event of a strike at UPS, the Union has organized a schedule to staff picket lines at both Philadelphia area UPS buildings.

Teamsters Rally and Picket for Strong Contract

Philadelphia, PA - Teamsters Local 623 held a practice picket and rally on July 13, 2023, in preparation for a possible strike against UPS. The union is demanding higher wages, better benefits, and more job security for its members.

NEW: Pennsylvania State Senators Pressure UPS

JULY 12, 2023 – Pennsylvania State Senators from the Philadelphia region have urged UPS management to return to the table to negotiate with the Teamsters.

July Union Meeting

Our July Membership Meeting is Sunday, July 16 at 11:00 AM.
Shop Steward's meeting at 10:00 AM.

THIS IS OUR FINAL MEETING BEFORE THE UPS CONTRACT EXPIRES. ALL ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND

Practice Picket – July 13, 2023

Practice Picket and Rally July 13 starting at 8:00 AM at Oregon Avenue and at 5:30 PM at PHL Air Hub

Women's Caucus Meeting | July 23, 2023

The July meeting of the Women's Caucus will take place IN PERSON and will be held Sunday, July 23rd at 3:00 PM.

RALLY POSTPONED

Our 623 Day Rally scheduled for June 23, has been postponed due to forecasted thunderstorms. A new date for the rally will be announced soon. 

RICHARD HOOKER JR. SAYS UPS MUST STOP "BRUTAL ANTICS"

Teamsters Local 623 Secretary-Treasurer and Principal Officer Richard Hooker Jr. was featured on CNN's national broadcast Saturday, June 17th, 2023. Hooker's message was clear: UPS must stop the hostility and brutality if they want to avoid a strike.

LOCAL 623 TEAMSTERS VOTE TO APPROVE STRIKE AUTHORIZATION

JUNE 15, 2023 –  UPS workers, represented by Teamsters Local 623 in Philadelphia, voted overwhelmingly to approve strike authorization during their negotiations with United Parcel Service.