(ALLENTOWN, Pa.) – Teamsters Local 773 members with the Allentown Housing Authority voted unanimously to authorize a strike Tuesday night.
The Teamsters have been seeking a fair contract from their employer for nearly a year. The Allentown Housing Authority wants to increase workers’ health care costs by 200 to 300 percent.
Thank you to everyone who came out for our 2017 Annual Joe Wieder Memmorial Scholarship Golf Tournament! We had the highest participation rates to date, with 93 participants golfing, and are happy to have raised funds for our scholarship fund. We hope everyone had a great time and hope continue to grow the tournament next year.
On July 24, a panel met at the union hall to discuss the heroin and opioid epidemic plaguing the state. Union members as well as members of the community gathered with various union officials as well as health care and recovery professionals to listen, learn and ask. Full article linked below:
We will be hosting our 2017 Joe Wieder Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament on Sunday, July 30 at the Wedgewood Goldf Course in Coopersburg! We invite all of our members and community to join us for a day of fun and golf. In 2016, we donated $10,000 in scholarships to the children of our members, as well as donated additional funds to a local charity.
Thank you to all of our members that joined us on June 22 for the Right to Work Rally on the capitol steps. Joined over 1,000 Pennsylvania Teamsters as well as brothers and sisters from other unions, we made our stance on Right to Work clear: Right to Work is wrong.