Category: Announcement

MBTA: Red Line derailment not caused by operator error, service disruption to continue

BOSTON (WHDH) – Unlike last weekend’s Green Line derailment, the Red Line train that derailed Tuesday morning near the JFK/UMass station was not the result of operator error, the head of the MBTA said Friday. “Right now we are able to rule out any signs of foul play or operator error,” MBTA General Manager Steve …

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Thirty-Five Nominated for 2019 ATU Convention

Photo of those nominated for 2019 ATU Convention.

Good Evening Brothers and Sisters, Nominations for the 2019 ATU Convention are now complete. Thirty-five members (26 listed in the attached photo and the rest below) have all stepped up to the plate to make a positive impact in our union. Those not included in the attached photo include the following: Beatrice Dicks Bobby Bond …

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Unfortunate Incident on Green Line

Good Afternoon 589 Family,  As all of you know, an unfortunate incident took place on the Green Line yesterday. First, please keep the operator and all passengers involved in your thoughts and prayers. Before we jump to any conclusions, please understand that the incident is under investigation.  In the meantime, it’s imperative that all operating personnel …

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