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Training: Build Strong Unions with the AFL-CIO

The Oregon AFL-CIO has announced a brand-new training series, "Defending Workers Post-Janus: Build Strong Unions," with training sessions all over the state! If you see a training in your area that you'd like to attend, [...]

Building a Campaign to Stop Assaults on Transit Workers

Assaults and attacks against operators are on the rise. Every day, bus and rail operators across Oregon and southern Washington are punched, kicked, spit on, verbally harassed, menaced, and more. Our Local has tried to [...]

Update on Corvallis City Transit and MTR Western

Corvallis members, please see below for an update on the MTR Western / MTS takeover of Corvallis City Transit. We will be filing an Unfair Labor Practice (ULP) against the company for their failure to [...]

By | 2018-08-24T15:19:59+00:00 August 21st, 2018|ATU 757, Corvallis|

Addressing Confusion on Manual Dues Payments

Sisters & brothers, you may have seen the letter below from President Shirley Block to Brother Chris Day regarding dues payments, and there's been some confusion about what it means. We want to be very [...]

August 2018 e-newsletter

    View this email in your browser What's New at ATU?  August 2018 edition Welcome to the latest edition of ATU 757's e-newsletter for members, with updates about what's happening inside your union, in the world [...]

College Scholarships Through Union Plus

Current and retired union members, spouses and dependent children are eligible to apply for a college scholarship of up to $4,000 through Union Plus! Check out more and apply online at www.unionplus.org/scholarships

PPS Special Education School Bus Drivers Ratify Tentative Agreement

BIG NEWS: PPS Special Education drivers have just voted to ratify a tentative agreement with the District by a vote of 71 to 9! The contract now moves onto the PPS Board of Education for [...]

Statement in Solidarity with ATU Local 689

We stand in strong solidarity with our sisters & brothers at ATU Local 689 in Washington, DC, who have refused to provide special transportation for KKK-affiliated hate groups rallying in Washington this weekend. Far-right organizations [...]

August Union Meeting Coming Up

Wondering how to connect with what's going on at Local 757? Come on down to a local meeting this month, learn what’s going on at your union, and get involved! All ATU 757 members in [...]

Congratulations to the Winner of ATU’s 2018 Tommy Clement Douglas Scholarship!

We're excited to congratulate Riley Sanders, who was awarded the ATU International Tommy Clement Douglas Scholarship! Riley was nominated by his grandfather, Raymond Elder, a retired member of Local 757 who formerly worked at TriMet. [...]

The Spahr Family Needs Our Support

Another ATU 757 family needs your help! Shane and Vanessa Spahr are both ATU members at TriMet. Their 7-year-old daughter, Kailia, was diagnosed 6 months ago with a large arteriovenous malformation (AVM), which ruptured while [...]

Rally for PPS Special Ed Bus Drivers on August 14th

Rally For PPS SPED Bus Drivers on August 14th!   Portland Public Schools’ SPED school bus drivers are still fighting for a fair contract after over a YEAR of negotiations, and the District has now [...]

Hood River Bus Operators Win First Contract!

We're proud to announce that the newest members of ATU Local 757 have won their first contract! Please join us in welcoming the bus operators at Columbia Area Transit in Hood River to the ATU [...]

Update Your Contact Information Online!

Have you moved recently? Gotten a new phone number? Signed up for a new email address? Do you need to update any other contact information with the Union? Now you can do so on our [...]

An ATU Family Needs Our Help!

An ATU 757 family needs your help! Earlier this week, the house of Leann and Rome Caver caught fire. Their pet dog was killed, and their father is in the hospital. Rome is a TriMet [...]

Save the Date – Annual Labor Day Picnic 2018

Save the date! The Northwest Oregon Labor Council's Annual Labor Day Picnic at Oaks Amusement Park is coming up on September 3rd, from 10am to 5pm. And if you want to beat the traffic to Oaks [...]

Join us for Labor at Lagunitas on August 2nd!

Please join us on Thursday, August 2nd from 6 - 9pm for Labor at Lagunitas, hosted by Labor's Community Services Agency! LCSA is a lifeline for the labor movement, helping connect union members in need [...]

Workers Rights Board Report on TriMet LIFT service

On May 17th, Local 757 partnered with our friends at Portland Jobs with Justice to hold a hearing of the Portland-area Workers Rights Board, to highlight labor and human rights abuses in TriMet's LIFT paratransit [...]

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