Monthly Archives: November 2010

A Reply to McFarlane’s E-Mail

Neil, Thanks for copying me on the email.  Let me say that actions speak louder than words, and when you have words that justify the action taken, then you have a pretty convincing case. Under the tenure of both Tom … Continue reading

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A Response from McFarlane:

Jon- I couldn’t agree more that the best way to resolve this is to sit down and negotiate, or failing that, advancing as quickly as possible to interest arbitration. Shelly and I stand ready to meet with you at any … Continue reading

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TriMet Still Doesn’t Get It!

Jon Hunt’s November 23, 2010 E-Mail to Neil McFarlane: Neil, I received a copy of the email sent by Kelly asking to confirm meeting with you and Shelly on November 29, 2010. In response to your November 17, 2010 memo, … Continue reading

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Tracking Faster on Safety

In recent days the media as well as TriMet have made repeated statements about the need for increased safety in the transit system. Despite TriMet’s failure to involve the Union in these safety discussions we need to be responsive to … Continue reading

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President Hunt responds to the Oregonian column on TriMet employees’ wages

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r0Egg0hhxWs

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Press Release

Both active and retired employees of TriMet, who are members of Amalgamated Transit Union Local 757, will conduct informational picketing at Portland State University, Smith Memorial Student Union Building, Room 329 where the TriMet Board of Directors will meet on … Continue reading

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ATU 757’s Informational Picket on November 10, 2010

Please join us as we once again hold an informational picket prior to the TriMet Board Meeting. November 10th, 8:00 am, Smith Memorial Student Union Room 329, Portland State University, 1825 SW Broadway, Portland. Our message has been clear and … Continue reading

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