Category Archive: News

Feb 17

Local 589 Offers Condolences for Slain ATU Bus Driver in Canada

Of behalf of all the members of the Boston Carmen’s Union, Local 589’s Executive Board would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the family of brother Irvine Fraser and our union brothers and sisters at Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1505. Brother Fraser was a 58-year-old Winnipeg Transit driver and member of ATU, Local 1505. …

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Dec 19

MBTA, Carmen’s Union agree to contract running through June 2021

State House News Service | Monday, December 19, 2016 The MBTA and its largest union have come to terms on a new contract, one that T officials say will save the system an annual average of $22 million over the next decade, and that the union chief said will protect his members’ jobs and will …

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Permanent link to this article: http://carmensunion589.org/2016/12/mbta-carmens-union-agree-contract-running-june-2021/

Nov 11

Lang: Keolis was on verge of walking away

Commonwealth Magazine | By Bruce Mohl | Nov 10, 2016 A MEMBER OF THE MBTA’S oversight board said the transit agency’s commuter rail operator was on the verge of walking away from its $2.68 billion contract earlier this year when state officials agreed to pay the company at least $66 million extra over the course …

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Permanent link to this article: http://carmensunion589.org/2016/11/lang-keolis-verge-walking-away/

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