Dear brothers and sisters - it's scorching hot all over Oregon and southern Washington, and the temperature's over 100 degrees in the Portland metro area. One member recorded a temperature of nearly 110 degrees inside [...]
This is what transit workers nationwide face every day. Lack of restroom facilities and tight or impossible schedules leave transit workers few options. Read more or click on image to view video.
I am in receipt of your letter dated July 13, 2017, reiterating your refusal to bargain over the recent change to SOP B903. I appreciate your reassurances that our members will be paid for filling [...]
The position of TRIMET MERLO EXTRA BOARD LIAISON OFFICER has been filled. Your new Extra Board Liaison Officer is: Mark Harris Posting
We are still waiting on a decision from the administrative law judge regarding UP-003-16 which includes retiree healthcare issues. It has been fully briefed and submitted to the administrative law judge.
Oregon Legislature Approves Plan to Start Charging Tolls on Two Interstate Highways Running Through Portland The Oregon transportation bill instructs the state to ask federal permission for "value pricing" on I-5 and I-205. The bill also [...]
Skimping, modifying or delaying doses can have serious health and medical consequences. Even multiple prescriptions, each fine by themselves, can have serious consequences. Feel free to check out the Seniors and Aging Issues Series, Presented by Oregon Alliance for Retired Americans Education Fund. Read [...]
ATU 757 is the labor union representing transit operators, mechanics, dispatchers, and other essential transit workers across the state of Oregon; from Portland to Medford, Tillamook to Prineville, and every major transit system in between. [...]