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Columbia Area Transit (Hood River)


Officers & Contracts

Your Officers

John Maher

Liaison Officer

Columbia Area Transit, Hood River
Phone: (541) 478-0171

Elvis Fernandez

Shop Steward

Columbia Area Transit, Hood River
Phone: (541) 370-4647

Local Web Admins:

Contact your Officers or your local web admin to post stories to the ATU 757 website or to your Property’s news feed.

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Your Contract

Contract Details

Columbia Area Transit, dba Hood River County Transportation District

Contracts (PDF): will be posted when your first contract is negotiated

Represents about 10 members

Property News

The latest news impacting Hood River

(From Hood River, the 757, National, and International)

TriMet Declares Impasse

Dear members, ATU leadership is disappointed to inform you that TriMet has declared impasse in our ongoing contract negotiations. After a marathon 14-hour mediation session on August 16th, TriMet management gave ATU leadership every indication [...]

By | August 22nd, 2017|Categories: ATU 757, Retirees, TriMet Bus, TriMet Rail|Comments Off on TriMet Declares Impasse

Tips & Tricks to Survive the Eclipse

Sisters & brothers, we've been getting questions about what operators should expect during the eclipse on Monday. Thankfully, AAA has put together a guide for what to expect, and we want to flag a few [...]

By | August 16th, 2017|Categories: ATU 757, Bend, C-TRAN, Corvallis, First Student, First Transit, Lane Transit, MV Canby, North Bonneville, PPS, Retirees, Rogue Valley, Safety - Public, Salem, Tillamook, TriMet Bus, TriMet Rail, Valley Transit|Comments Off on Tips & Tricks to Survive the Eclipse

Labor Day Picnic

Hello Everyone! It's that time of year again, time for the 2017 Labor Day Picnic! Ride bracelets prices ($10.50 each this year), scrip ticket prices ($.50 cents each again this year), and shuttle train schedule. [...]

By | August 13th, 2017|Categories: ATU 757|Tags: |Comments Off on Labor Day Picnic

The 133° Transit Worker Toilet

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.

By | August 4th, 2017|Categories: ATU 757|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on The 133° Transit Worker Toilet

Worker’s guide to heat safety

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 [...]

By | August 3rd, 2017|Categories: ATU 757|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Worker’s guide to heat safety
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All ATU 757 Events

  1. 2017 Annual Retirees’ Christmas Luncheon

    December 4 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm PST