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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
johnmaher@gorge.net

Elvis Fernandez

Shop Steward

Columbia Area Transit, Hood River
Phone: (541) 370-4647
djelvis2012@gmail.com

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)

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.

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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 [...]

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Blood Drive – Labor for Life

It's that time of year again!!!  Time for you to do your part and donate blood at our 2017 Annual Labor Day Picnic Blood Drive!Now, more than ever, there is a shortage of blood, and [...]

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A Transit Operator’s Story

No worker should have to choose whether or not to soil themselves, relieve themselves in public, or wear a diaper to work. It's inhumane, undignified, and wrong. Watch Sister Teress tell her story, and then [...]

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Hours of Service

In response to inquiries from several local unions regarding the hours of service rules in their states, the following is a summary of the general principles related to restrictions on maximum hours a driver may work. Because [...]

By | July 12th, 2017|Categories: ATU 757|Tags: |Comments Off on Hours of Service

Blind Spots – Vision Zero

The subsequent investigations of the tragic deaths above proved that each of these victims died needlessly because the buses that hit them had blind spots so large that the drivers didn’t see them. While transit [...]

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Contract Suggestions

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Events

All ATU 757 Events

  1. Charter meeting

    January 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm PST
  2. Charter day meeting

    January 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm PST
  3. Salem Transit/MV Salem

    January 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm PST
  4. Lane Transit

    January 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm PST
  5. First Student Corvallis

    January 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm PST