Category: Announcement

Watch Today’s (11/19) Rally LIVE

If you could not attend today’s rally in person to oppose deep service cuts and layoffs at the MBTA, click here to watch it LIVE on Facebook.

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New Local 589 Mobile App & Portal

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Dear Members, In 2019, the Local 589 Executive Board commissioned the development of a custom software platform aimed at enhancing connectivity between Members, Union Officers, and Delegates. The primary effort centered around the creation of a Mobile App containing content specifically designed for Local 589’s Active Members. Mobile App features are also accessible through an online Members Portal conveniently …

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Don’t Miss This Thursday’s (11/19) Rally

Dear Brothers and Sisters, We’re speaking up and rolling out to oppose deep service cuts and layoffs at the MBTA. All Local 589 members, who are not working, and retirees are strongly encouraged to attend this Thursday’s (11/19) rally at 10 a.m. on foot, car, bike, or online. Cars and bikes: Gather at 10 a.m. on Summer …

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Rallies to Protect OUR Work and Protest Draconian Service Cuts

As you have probably heard on TV or read in the news, starting next spring and summer, the MBTA has plans to eliminate commuter rail service on weekends and after 9 p.m. on weeknights, cease running all ferries, scrap 25 bus routes, and halt subways and buses at midnight, cut streetcar service through Mission Hill, and …

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