856 Members Cross Country for Workers’ Rights, Education

September 2, 2016
“It’s so important to get involved and stand together,” explains Teamsters 856 Shop Steward Herb Travit on why he traveled with fellow members Veronica Hudson (Contra Costa County) and Maurice McDonald (United Airlines) to the 41st Annual Teamsters National Black Caucus Convention in Ohio last month. The Teamsters National Black Caucus (TNBC) is an organizationRead More >

I Am A Teamster: Keeping SF’s Biggest Tourist Attraction Beautiful

September 2, 2016
“I think like a tree,” Teamsters 856 Member Michael Kyelberg says of his approach to landscaping. “You have to go from the ground up. The trick is the roots. They join together to create a network to withstand stress and resist break down,” he explains. Kyelberg and his fellow Teamster landscapers are charged with caringRead More >