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Local 623 Bargaining Update

Local 623 Bargaining Update

Contract Update Zoom Meetings & Women's Caucus Meeting

Feb 26, 2023 11:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada) The Women's Caucus Meeting will follow at 3:00 PM

 

February Union Meeting

Our February Membership Meeting is Sunday, February 19 at 11:00 AM.

Teamsters Local 623 Cornhole Tournament

Join the Teamsters Local 623 Cornhole Tournament. The tournament will take place at the Union hall, food and drinks will be provided. 

ATTN: Layoffs at Oregon Avenue

Information about layoffs at Oregon Avenue UPS

Teamster Stewards Prepare For A Big Year

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 25, 2023

Local 623 Teamster shop stewards gathered at the Union Hall today for this year's steward seminar. As shop floor leaders at UPS facilities, from the Philadelphia Air Hub and Oregon Avenue, stewards are the first line of defense against management abuse and contract violations.

This year's meeting had extra weight as Teamsters prepare for a big year: the UPS contract expires August 1, 2023 and the Union may have to strike to win in negotiations.

2023 Shop Steward Election Winners

The 2023 Shop Steward’s Elections have concluded. Read more to find the results.

Shop Talk: What Is A Union?

What is a Union?

By Ryan Boyd

This is a question worth thinking about because the answer explains a lot about our lives at work. The simplest answer is that a union is an organization of workers that unites the workforce to bargain with employers. Why is it important for the workforce to be united, as opposed to the workforce being made up of individual workers, each with their own goals and interests?

Teamsters UNITE Committee Out For A Strong Contract

Each week rank-and-file UPS Teamsters are out at the gates flyering, getting feedback, and getting the word out about the UPS contract fight.