Feb 27, 2017 - It has come to our attention that a memo was passed out, via courier, to Kentucky legislators that included logos for the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) and UPS. This memo purports that a “new compromise” has been reached in regards to House Bill 404.
Feb 21, 2017 - House Bill 404, known as the “Golf Cart” Bill, was introduced into the Transportation Committee today in Frankfort.
For those who are not aware, this bill is custom tailored for UPS to allow the company to deliver packages via golf carts in residential areas, most notably during peak season.
Feb 18, 2017 -
We are sorry to announce the passing of Teresa Click. Teresa was a member of Teamsters 89 for 35 years who worked at UPS. She passed away suddenly at the age of 53.
The officers, agents, and staff of Teamsters 89 wish to express our deepest sympathies to Teresa's family as they deal with this tragic loss. Our thoughts are with you.
Feb 14, 2017 - Donald Duvall is a part time worker at UPS LCH and one of our Teamster brothers. On February 9th, he and his family lost everything in a fire that destroyed the apartment complex they lived in. They are asking for assistance to begin rebuilding their lives.
Helping our brothers and sisters is one of the fundamental purposes of the Teamsters union.
Feb 13, 2017 - Prior to the 2016 peak season, Stewards in the Worldport Feeder Department began a grievance blitz against UPS due to a noticeable increase in the number of contracted carriers moving loads out of the hub.
Feb 11, 2017 - Teamsters Local 89 is deeply saddened to announce that retiree Tom Trenaman passed away Saturday night at the age of 73.
Tom was a Business Agent at Teamsters 89 and retired in 2000. According to Trustee Brian Hamm, Tom was instrumental in convincing UPS to locate the Air District in Louisville in 1981, rather than Dayton, Ohio.