On March 19th, 2016 thirty-nine Stewards and members of Teamster Local 773 participated in Steward Training at the Best Western Hotel and Conference Center. Bill Munger, the IBT's Eastern Region Training and Development Coordinator facilitated the program. Participants reviewed the role of a Steward, learned techniques in representing members, and learned what makes a good grievance.
Construction on the new Teamster Local 773 Union Hall is underway. Construction began in early December 2015 and the warm weather has helped keep the project moving. Steel supports will be delivered in early February and we anticipate a completion date in late April. Check our photo gallery for pictures of the construction process.
Majority Vote Brings Employees into Teamsters Local 773
By a majority vote, production workers at the Coca Cola manufacturing facility in Allentown, PA have voted to join Teamsters Local 773 in Allentown. There are 90 employees in the union bargaining unit, all of which work in the syrup production facility, the key ingredient in Coca-Cola beverages.
(ALLENTOWN, Penn.) – A majority of janitorial workers working for Crothall Healthcare at Lehigh Valley Hospital in Allentown, Penn., have recently voted to be represented by Teamsters Local 773. There are 233 total employees in the group which consists of staff members assigned in the cleaning crews, room preparation and as floor technicians.