Category: Above & Beyond

Helping Those Impacted by the Merrimack Valley Gas Explosions

Thank you to our members who provided transportation to residents and emergency personnel following the gas explosions and fires that rocked Lawrence, North Andover and Andover. The day of the explosions, which was caused by as over-pressurized gas main, our members helped displaced people to shelters and hotels, as well as fireman to get some …

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Thank you to our members who volunteered for Officer Chesna’s wake and funeral

Thank you to our members who volunteered to provide transportation for Weymouth Police Officer Michael Chesna’s wake and funeral.  For those interested, a fund has been set up for his wife and two young children. Checks should be made out to the “OFFICER MICHAEL CHESNA FAMILY FUND,” and then mailed to / dropped off at …

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Permanent link to this article: https://carmensunion589.org/2018/07/thank-you-to-our-members-who-volunteered-for-officer-chesnas-wake-and-funeral/

This MBTA operator is a gem

Boston Globe reporter Eric Moskowitz tweets out the following about one of our amazing union sisters and included the photo on the right: “This @MBTA operator is a gem. As we crossed the Longfellow, arriving in prime rush hr disembarking territory, she thanked us all for riding & offered a ‘blessing of love, joy, peace, …

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