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 [...]

July 2018 e-newsletter

  View this email in your browser What's New at ATU?  July 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 of [...]

ATU Annual Picnic Update

One important note about our picnic this Sunday that several members have asked about - Blue Lake Park does NOT allow dogs or other pets in the park, because they can damage sensitive habitat and [...]

Don’t Forget – Annual Picnic This SUNDAY!

Don't forget - THIS SUNDAY, July 22nd, is the ATU Annual Picnic at Blue Lake Park. Join us from 10am to 4pm for food, fun, and family! And we're thrilled to announce that food and [...]

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 [...]

ATU Activists Recognized by the NW Oregon Labor Council

We were so thrilled to nominate four outstanding activists from Local 757 for recognition at the Northwest Oregon Labor Council's Labor Appreciation Night! Jacob, Thomas, Beth, and Charisse are just four of the dedicated members [...]

Happy Birthday, ATU 757!

We reached a milestone today, sisters & brothers - 101 years ago, the Amalgamated Association of Street and Electric Railway Employes of America Division Number 757 was chartered! Since 1917, this Local has grown to [...]

Supreme Court Ruling in Janus Case and ATU’s Next Steps

Sisters & brothers, the Supreme Court has issued its ruling in Janus v. AFSCME, and the result is exactly what we expected: the Court held that unions can no longer collect fair-share fees from public-sector [...]

June 2018 e-newsletter

    View this email in your browser What's New at ATU?  June 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 [...]

Stay Safe in the Summer Heat!

Across Oregon and southern Washington, temperatures are rising - it's going to be 90 degrees in Medford, Walla Walla, and Portland today, and the rest of the region isn't much cooler. ATU wants you to [...]

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