Today we announced the upcoming retirement of Recording Secretary David Baynes.
David started his career at UPS as a Driver and became a Trustee on the Local 270 Executive Board in 2003, then later became the Recording Secretary and a Full-Time Business Agent.
David’s love for the Teamsters and his passion for labor will truly be missed.
Happy Retirement David Baynes.
THIS MONDAY! MLK NATIONAL DAY OF ACTION
Teamsters in more than 40 cities are gearing up for a national day of action on Monday.
The Teamster Convention approved a resolution to fight to win Martin Luther King Day as a paid holiday in all Teamster contracts.
METAIRIE, La. —
On November 5th, dozens of sanitation workers are gathering to protest what they call unfair labor practices.
The union workers are petitioning for better pay, working conditions, and a fair contract.
Trash has been a topic of frustration among residents in New Orleans for months.
Sometimes just saying " Thank You" is what you need!! The Executive board and Business agents toured from Lake Charles to Baton Rouge to thank our Brothers and Sisters for all they do!! From Covid to Hurricanes, our members stood strong and fought the fight, That's what Teamsters do.
Teamsters Local 270 is proud to announce the ratification of a 3-year contract with A & S Transportation. The Negotiation was lead by Recording Secretary David Baynes and Business Agent Ashton Giron. Thanks to all that showed up and voted.
Congrats and Welcome to Teamsters Local 270.
Teamster leaders from local unions that represent First Student workers voted overwhelmingly to endorse the tentative National Master First Student Agreement, paving the way for members to vote on the agreement in the near future.
Ballots will be mailed to members on or about July 28 and are scheduled to be counted on or about August 18.
(NEW ORLEANS) – With over 70 percent of workers signing cards in favor of representation, drivers and monitors employed by A&S Transportation have formed a union with Teamsters Local 270. The workers of A&S Transportation, a subsidiary of National Express, provide pupil transportation services for New Orleans Public Schools.