Welcome To Teamsters Local 776
Teamsters Local 776 is the largest Teamsters Local in Pennsylvania. Chartered by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters in 1937, we are located in South-Central PA. Our diverse mix of over 8,500 members work in six different counties.
Summer Meeting Notice By a vote of the membership in attendance at the May 2018 monthly membership meeting the monthly meetings for June, July, and August 2018 have been suspended. The Local Union would like to wish everyone a safe and happy summer. We look forward to seeing you at the Local picnic, the golf outing, and when monthly membership meetings resume in September. What's New at IBT 776
Over the course of Saturday August 11th and Sunday August 12th Local 776 conducted contract meetings for UPS and UPS Freight members. Meetings were held both days at different times and locations to afford the members an opportunity to review their respective tentative agreement before voting on them.
It was standing room only at the UPS meeting held at the Harrisburg Hall
UPS BA Dave Licht reviews all of the proposed changes to the agrement
Dave had everyone's attention as he explained the tentative agreement
A large crowd was on hand at the Park Inn for this presentation of the UPS Freight tentative agreement
UPS Freight BA Spencer Dearth reviews the changes article by article
Both UPS and UPS Freight members will vote electronically on their respecrive tentative agreements. Additional information will be posted concerning the vote process as it becomes available.
Local 776 held their annual members golf tournament on Sunday August 5, 2018. Sunny skies and temperatures as hot as the friendly competition greeted the players as they teed it up for Local 776 bragging rights. When the last put dropped and the scores tallied up the members were treated to a steak dinner as they discussed what shot could a, should a, would a, gone farther, straighter, or in the cup sooner. In addition to door prizes awards were issued in the following categories:
1st Place Jim Handley, Mike Baten, Robert Ride and Lynn Whitesel (New Penn)
2nd Place Drew Cielinski, Jason Seidel, Chris Shrawder and Tim Will (UPS)
3rd Place Dave Nipple, Chris Heistance, James Tom's and Ryan Watts (UPS)
1st Place Tim Jumper, Daniel Shughart, Brandon Cerzullo and Tim Hoffman (ABF)
2nd Place Joe Gaiski, Bill Milke, Quinn McLaughlin and Chris Fortenbaugh(ABF)
3rd Place Mike Mizerak and Tom Colburn (YRC)
1st Place Paul Avery and Kirby Booher (Stroehmann) Ron Mangus(ABF) andJeff Showers(YRC)
2nd Place David Pond, Ben Houtz, Ron Miller and Gary Johnston (UPS)
3rd Place John Beaston, Doug Goodine, Gary Martin and Dwight Snyder (ABF)
Closest to the pin #3 Al Swope (YRC)
Closest to the pin #7 Mike Sellers(YRC)
Closest to the pin #13 Lars Cline (ABF)
Closest to the pin #16 Doug Goodine (ABF)
Longest drive #18 White Tees David Pond (UPS)
Longest drive#18 Senior Tees Dan Strain (ABF Retired)
Secretary-Treasurer Ron Hicks goes over the rules, then gives the command...
Ther're Off! Good thing it's Teamsters Driving!
BA Spencer Dearth and S/T Ron Hicks cruise the course making sure play goes smoothly
Officers and BA's distribute cool drinks
To the Victors go the spoils...
To view additional photos from the Tournament including our fearsome foursomes (and one fearful twosome!) please visit the Photo Gallery
The IBT has scheduled a UPS Teleforum Call to discuss the tentative UPS agreement
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