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New Bus Only Lane

The new Business Access and Transit (BAT) lane will replace one of the existing travel lanes on NW Everett and run six blocks from NW Broadway to the ramp up onto the Steel Bridge. The [...]

By | 2019-08-22T10:37:03-07:00 August 22nd, 2019|ATU 757|

“Nobody Went To School For This!”

Hello colleagues,Electric buses are disruptive. I advocate for them because they slash the emissions that drive both climate change and increased cancer rates (diesel exhaust is carcinogenic). Yet the more I learn about electric buses, [...]

By | 2019-08-09T16:50:00-07:00 August 9th, 2019|ATU 757|

TAKE ACTION: SAVE APPRENTICESHIPS!

A proposed Department of Labor rule to establish the Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Program, or IRAP, could decimate training, safety and labor standards in established registered apprenticeship programs. That’s why North America’s Building Trades Unions, the Oregon AFL-CIO and others are sounding [...]

By | 2019-08-08T08:30:14-07:00 August 8th, 2019|ATU 757|

Annual ATU757 Picnic Reminder

Just a reminder for you and your family to join us for food and fun on Sunday, August 4th from 10am to 4pm. Where? At Blue Lake Regional Park, Chinook A&B 20500 NE Marine Dr. Fairview, [...]

WA. HOV Lane Violations/Fines

Increased fines for repeat offenders; new fine for drivers using dolls or dummies to cheat occupancy rules. OLYMPIA – High occupancy vehicle (HOV) lane violators will be paying higher fines starting Sunday, July 28 – [...]

By | 2019-07-25T17:58:31-07:00 July 25th, 2019|ATU 757|

APTA Award

Congratulations to C- Tran and their ATU757 brother and sister Front-Line Workers for winning the 2019 National Transit System of the year award. The honor was announced this month as part of the annual APTA [...]

By | 2019-07-16T15:16:40-07:00 July 16th, 2019|ATU 757, C-TRAN|

UFCW 555 Contract Fight

Take Note and share with your members: UFCW Local 555 is asking for your support in their attempt to secure a fair and equitable contract. They are seeking support from the entire labor movement. Strike [...]

By | 2019-07-08T13:45:10-07:00 July 8th, 2019|ATU 757|

4th of July

Have a safe & happy 4th of July! The office will be closed 7/4 & 7/5 in observance of the holiday. If there is an urgent matter, please reach out to an Executive Board Officer [...]

By | 2019-07-03T13:21:47-07:00 July 3rd, 2019|ATU 757|

ATU757 Annual Union Picnic

Join us for food and fun on Sunday, August 4th from 10am to 4pm. Where? At Blue Lake Regional Park, Chinook A&B 20500 NE Marine Dr. Fairview, OR 97024. We are looking forward to seeing [...]

By | 2019-06-10T09:51:19-07:00 June 10th, 2019|ATU 757|

Good in the Hood Parade

Don't miss out in joining us for the Good in the Hood's 27th annual parade. If you are interested in walking in the parade or riding on the ATU Bus, please contact the union office [...]

By | 2019-05-29T10:44:53-07:00 May 29th, 2019|ATU 757|

Union Brother Passing

In loving memory of our Union Brother Vern "Butch" Collins who passed away on May 8th, 2019. May he rest in peace. An Honorable Veteran graveside service will be held Friday, May 31st at 2:30pm [...]

By | 2019-05-28T19:07:23-07:00 May 28th, 2019|ATU 757|

The Right to Pee

It's something most people don't even have to think about, but bathroom access is a serious workplace issue for bus drivers. ATU International has created a 12-page comic book that lifts the lid, pardon the [...]

By | 2019-05-14T20:30:18-07:00 May 14th, 2019|ATU 757|

Good in the Hood Parade

Save the date! Saturday, June 22, 2019. Walk/Ride with ATU 757 and Shop Steward, Terry Howard in the 27th Annual Good in the Hood Parade. Good in the Hood is a Multicultural Music, Arts & [...]

By | 2019-05-10T13:24:57-07:00 May 10th, 2019|ATU 757|

ATU Mourns

It is with deep sorrow we share news of International President Larry Hanley's untimely passing on May 7, 2019. May he rest in peace.

By | 2019-05-08T16:36:24-07:00 May 8th, 2019|ATU 757|
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