UAW Local 677

Serving employees and retirees of AmeriCold Logistics, Mack Trucks and First Student

Home

We are currently updating the website. If you have any suggestions or ideas for the website please use the contact form on the right side.

UAW News

  • Union-Made Holiday Gift Guide and Downloadable Gift Tags
    by Lauren Coffman on December 14, 2017 at 7:59 pm

    It’s that time of the year to celebrate the holidays. As you shop for gifts, consider buying union-made or Made in USA presents. These products represent quality, jobs and support of our communities. Here are some resources for you to check out as you shop: UAW Shopping Guide Alliance for American Manufacturing Gift Guide Labor The post Union-Made Holiday Gift Guide and Downloadable Gift Tags appeared first on UAW. […]

  • UAW President Dennis Williams Statement on the Alabama Election of Doug Jones to the U.S. Senate
    by Lauren Coffman on December 13, 2017 at 7:46 pm

    I am proud of Alabamians who stood up to the racism, sexism and darkness of the past. Let this vote be a clarion call to those who want to lead us to divisiveness, that regardless of party America rejects hatred, rejects bigotry and rejects sexual harassment. The post UAW President Dennis Williams Statement on the Alabama Election of Doug Jones to the U.S. Senate appeared first on UAW. […]

  • The November-December Edition of Solidarity Magazine is now online!
    by Chris Skelly on December 13, 2017 at 2:00 pm

      The post The November-December Edition of Solidarity Magazine is now online! appeared first on UAW. […]

  • NLRB Rules That Harvard Prevented a Free and Fair Union Election
    by Lauren Coffman on December 12, 2017 at 8:16 pm

    Decision denies Harvard’s appeal to national board, clearing the path for a new fair election Cambridge, MA – This morning, the National Labor Relations Board in Washington, D.C., denied Harvard’s challenge to the NLRB Regional Director’s decision, which ordered a new, fair election after it was confirmed  that Harvard had left over 500 people off The post NLRB Rules That Harvard Prevented a Free and Fair Union Election appeared first on UAW. […]

  • Local 598 Honors Ruben Burks
    by Lauren Coffman on December 11, 2017 at 8:33 pm

    This weekend, Local 598 renamed their union hall to honor Ruben Burks and his decades of service to the UAW. Burks joined Local 598 in 1955 when he worked at the General Motors Fisher Body Plant 2 in Flint. He worked his way up through the union, eventually becoming director of Region 1C in 1989. The post Local 598 Honors Ruben Burks appeared first on UAW. […]

  • Sign the petition: Release Jailed Korean Trade Unionists #freehan
    by Chris Skelly on December 8, 2017 at 3:10 pm

    Since December 2015, Han Sang-gyun, President of the Korean Confederation of Trade Unions (KCTU), has been incarcerated and KCTU General Secretary Lee Young-joo has been under house arrest.  The charges against both unionists relate to organizing a public protest against regressive labor law reforms put forth by the government of former South Korean President Park The post Sign the petition: Release Jailed Korean Trade Unionists #freehan appeared first on UAW. […]

  • Nissan Workers, UAW Official, Human Rights Expert to Testify Before Inter-American Commission on Human Rights
    by Lauren Coffman on December 7, 2017 at 2:58 pm

    Hearing will address the attack on human rights in the U.S. automotive industry, and will focus on the case of Nissan in Mississippi The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, a body of the Organization of American States, is set to hear testimony about the effective denial of the right to collective bargaining for U.S. workers, The post Nissan Workers, UAW Official, Human Rights Expert to Testify Before Inter-American Commission on Human Rights appeared first on UAW. […]

  • New FCA Mopar Parts Distribution Center Opens
    by Lauren Coffman on December 6, 2017 at 9:07 pm

    Today, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) opened a parts distribution center in Romulus, Michigan. The plant will produce over 45 million parts per year, and will provide parts to smaller regional distributors across the country.   The distribution center will bring over 100 jobs and a $10.4 million investment to metro-Detroit. The facility features state of the The post New FCA Mopar Parts Distribution Center Opens appeared first on UAW. […]

  • Selecting a Union-Built Vehicle
    by Lauren Coffman on December 4, 2017 at 9:38 pm

    Is a new car on your holiday shopping list this year? Whether you’re buying for yourself or a loved one, chose a union-built vehicle. Buying union-made helps our economy, our communities, and our union workers. Download our 2018 UAW Union Built Vehicle Guide and choose a vehicle that is good for your family and good The post Selecting a Union-Built Vehicle appeared first on UAW. […]

  • Remembering Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott
    by Lauren Coffman on December 1, 2017 at 9:39 pm

    Today the United States remembers civil rights icon, Rosa Parks, on Rosa Parks Day. The civil rights leader was arrested on Dec. 1, 1955, for refusing to give up her seat on a bus in Montgomery, Alabama. Her brave action that day helped spark national attention for the Montgomery Bus Boycott and furthered momentum of The post Remembering Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott appeared first on UAW. […]

  • Buying a Vehicle for the Holidays? Do Your Research!
    by Lauren Coffman on November 30, 2017 at 6:38 pm

    Finding products made by union workers in the U.S. can be tough, especially when it comes to buying a vehicle. If you’re getting a new vehicle for someone on your holiday gift list it’s easy to figure out if that car was made in the U.S. by union workers but you need to know where The post Buying a Vehicle for the Holidays? Do Your Research! appeared first on UAW. […]

  • Labor Voices: Tax Plans Are Not the Answer
    by Lauren Coffman on November 29, 2017 at 3:32 pm

    House Republicans released their so-called tax reform plan recently showing how out of touch they are with working people in this country. It’s not a tax reform plan at all but a tax cut plan for corporations and billionaires. Taxes, rates, interest deductions — it all sounds boring and that’s exactly how they want you The post Labor Voices: Tax Plans Are Not the Answer appeared first on UAW. […]

  • Show your support for Michigan Police and Fire!
    by Lauren Coffman on November 28, 2017 at 6:13 am

    On November 29, police officers, firefighters and their allies from across the state will rally at the Michigan State Capitol to tell legislators to protect the benefits they've earned. This year, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder formed a task force to address problems with pension programs for municipal employees. The task force was designed to ensure that The post Show your support for Michigan Police and Fire! appeared first on UAW. […]

  • Plimoth Plantation Workers Rally for a Contract
    by Lauren Coffman on November 22, 2017 at 9:00 pm

    Almost 400 years after Pilgrims landed at Plymouth Rock and established a settlement in Plymouth called Plimoth Plantation, historians who interpret the landing and settlement for the public are standing up for their labor rights. Members of UAW Local 2320 belong to the Society of Allied Museum Professionals as Wampanoag and colonial interpreters at Plimoth The post Plimoth Plantation Workers Rally for a Contract appeared first on UAW. […]

  • Buy Union – Buy American | 2017 Holiday Shopping Guide
    by Lauren Coffman on November 21, 2017 at 10:03 pm

    Our loved ones deserve only the very best. This holiday season, show them how much you care by buying union-made gifts. Union-made goods are high quality; they stand the test of time. Buying union also means you are supporting good-paying jobs that strengthen and grow our economy. Buy union: for your loved ones, for your The post Buy Union – Buy American | 2017 Holiday Shopping Guide appeared first on UAW. […]

UAW Local 677 © 2017