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Online training: Introduction to Shop Stewards Session #3

Have you ever wondered what role shop stewards play in the Union? How and when to file a grievance? Or tips and tricks to understand your local contract? ATU International has you covered with [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:48:46+00:00 November 10th, 2017|ATU 757, Bend, C-TRAN, Corvallis, First Student, First Transit, Hood River, Lamar, Lane Transit, MV Canby, North Bonneville, PPS, Retirees, Rogue Valley, Salem, Tillamook, TriMet Bus, TriMet Rail, Valley Transit|Comments Off on Online training: Introduction to Shop Stewards Session #3

Online training: Introduction to Shop Stewards Session #2

Have you ever wondered what role shop stewards play in the Union? How and when to file a grievance? Or tips and tricks to understand your local contract? ATU International has you covered with [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:48:24+00:00 November 8th, 2017|ATU 757, Bend, C-TRAN, Corvallis, First Student, First Transit, Hood River, Lamar, Lane Transit, MV Canby, North Bonneville, PPS, Retirees, Rogue Valley, Salem, Tillamook, TriMet Bus, TriMet Rail|Comments Off on Online training: Introduction to Shop Stewards Session #2

Join ATU 757 for the Portland Veterans’ Day Parade!

Don't forget - this Saturday (November 11th), ATU 757 will be honoring those who have served this country by marching in Portland's annual Veterans' Day Parade! Join your sisters and brothers at the Union Hall [...]

By | 2017-11-07T09:00:40+00:00 November 7th, 2017|ATU 757, Bend, C-TRAN, Corvallis, First Student, First Transit, Hood River, Lamar, Lane Transit, MV Canby, North Bonneville, PPS, Retirees, Rogue Valley, Salem, Tillamook, TriMet Bus, TriMet Rail, Valley Transit|Comments Off on Join ATU 757 for the Portland Veterans’ Day Parade!

Online training: Introduction to Shop Stewards Session #1

Have you ever wondered what role shop stewards play in the Union? How and when to file a grievance? Or tips and tricks to understand your local contract? ATU International has you covered with [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:41:02+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Bend, C-TRAN, Corvallis, First Student, First Transit, Hood River, Lamar, Lane Transit, MV Canby, North Bonneville, PPS, Retirees, Rogue Valley, Salem, Tillamook, TriMet Bus, TriMet Rail, Valley Transit|Comments Off on Online training: Introduction to Shop Stewards Session #1

2017 Annual Retirees’ Christmas Luncheon

Retired sisters and brothers, you are cordially invited to join our annual Retirees' Christmas Luncheon! We'll be gathering on Monday, December 4th, 2017, 10:30am - 1:30pm, at the Double Tree Portland (1000 NE Multnomah Street). [...]

By | 2017-11-01T12:29:34+00:00 November 1st, 2017|ATU 757, Bend, C-TRAN, Corvallis, First Student, First Transit, Hood River, Lamar, Lane Transit, MV Canby, North Bonneville, PPS, Retirees, Rogue Valley, Salem, Tillamook, TriMet Bus, TriMet Rail, Valley Transit|Comments Off on 2017 Annual Retirees’ Christmas Luncheon

Presents from Partners Holiday Party referrals

Every year, our friends at Labor's Community Service Agency and NW Oregon Labor Council put on their Presents from Partners Children's Holiday Party, to make sure that working families in need have a chance to [...]

By | 2017-10-31T09:00:10+00:00 October 31st, 2017|ATU 757, Bend, C-TRAN, Corvallis, First Student, First Transit, Hood River, Lamar, Lane Transit, MV Canby, North Bonneville, PPS, Retirees, Rogue Valley, Salem, Tillamook, TriMet Bus, TriMet Rail, Valley Transit|Comments Off on Presents from Partners Holiday Party referrals

“Right-to-work,” the Supreme Court, and ATU 757

Earlier this week, the US Supreme Court kicked off its new term, and they've agreed to hear a case that will likely make the entire country "right-to-work" for public-sector union members, like most of the [...]

By | 2017-10-05T10:42:33+00:00 October 5th, 2017|ATU 757, Bend, C-TRAN, Corvallis, First Student, First Transit, Lamar, Lane Transit, MV Canby, North Bonneville, PPS, Retirees, Rogue Valley, Salem, Tillamook, TriMet Bus, TriMet Rail, Valley Transit|Comments Off on “Right-to-work,” the Supreme Court, and ATU 757

What Oregon’s new distracted driving law means for transit workers

Oregon's new distracted driving law took effect yesterday, and it means that using a cell phone, hand-held two-way radio, or other hand-held electronic device while you're driving can earn you a huge fine - $260 [...]

By | 2017-10-23T11:11:43+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|ATU 757, Bend, C-TRAN, Corvallis, First Student, First Transit, Lamar, Lane Transit, MV Canby, North Bonneville, PPS, Retirees, Rogue Valley, Safety - Public, Salem, Tillamook, TriMet Bus, TriMet Rail, Valley Transit|Comments Off on What Oregon’s new distracted driving law means for transit workers

Report from 55th Annual Oregon AFL-CIO Convention

  This past weekend was the Oregon AFL-CIO’s 55th Convention, the gathering and business meeting of AFL-CIO member unions held every two years. We were proud to send a strong delegation to the Convention to [...]

By | 2017-09-12T11:46:12+00:00 September 12th, 2017|ATU 757, Bend, Corvallis, First Student, First Transit, Lamar, Lane Transit, MV Canby, PPS, Retirees, Rogue Valley, Salem, Tillamook, TriMet Bus, TriMet Rail|Comments Off on Report from 55th Annual Oregon AFL-CIO Convention

Stress & stress-related illness are epidemic among transit workers

We're still gathering the facts about reports of an altercation between a bus driver and passenger in Estacada which appeared on social media this week. It would be inappropriate for ATU to comment on this [...]

By | 2017-09-01T13:23:55+00:00 September 1st, 2017|ATU 757, Bend, C-TRAN, Corvallis, First Student, First Transit, Lamar, Lane Transit, MV Canby, North Bonneville, PPS, Retirees, Rogue Valley, Safety - Public, Salem, Tillamook, TriMet Bus, TriMet Rail, Valley Transit|Comments Off on Stress & stress-related illness are epidemic among transit workers

TriMet Lift driver fired for answering call of nature

We've said it before and we'll unfortunately have to say it again - no transit worker should ever face discipline or termination for simply answering the call of nature. We encourage you to read this [...]

By | 2017-08-31T08:49:04+00:00 August 31st, 2017|ATU 757, Bend, C-TRAN, Corvallis, First Student, First Transit, Lamar, Lane Transit, MV Canby, PPS, Retirees, Rogue Valley, Safety - Public, Salem, Tillamook, TriMet Bus, TriMet Rail, Valley Transit|Comments Off on TriMet Lift driver fired for answering call of nature

UP-003-16 update (retiree health care issues)

We are still awaiting a ruling on UP-003-16, an Unfair Labor Practice (ULP) complaint filed by ATU, which includes retiree health care issues. It was been fully briefed and submitted to the administrative law judge. [...]

By | 2017-08-28T15:00:22+00:00 August 28th, 2017|Retirees|Comments Off on UP-003-16 update (retiree health care issues)
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