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Congratulations to our members at TransDev for ratifying their new contract with 88% of the votes in favor. Special thanks to our Executive Board Officer Erik Handy for all of his hard work and dedication to this effort.

Third Quarter - 2022 ATU 1576 Union Bulletin

 ATU 1576 has five properties, six contracts, and our membership is continuing to grow! We are pleased to share this edition of the ATU 1576 Bulletin, to keep our members informed of the news and events of the entire local.

All Properties- Labor Temple / Union Office Update:

From: Communications <Communications@commtrans.org>Sent: Monday, July 18, 2022 12:14 PMSubject: Vehicles Parked in Construction Areas Will be Towed

Beginning July 19, unauthorized vehicles parked in areas marked for construction contractors’ use will be towed at the owners’ expense. This includes vehicles owned by Community Transit employees.

June Charter meetings (Sun, Jun 26 @ 13:00 and Tue, Jun 28 @ 10:00) will be held in person at the Labor Temple.
REMINDER: May Charter meetings (Sun, May 15 @ 13:00 and Tue, May 17 @ 10:00) will be held in person at the Labor Temple. Please go the ATU1576 FB page under the Events tab or the ATU1576.org webpage under Calendar to find the location information.
Island Transit will have a meeting on Sunday, May 15 @ 17:30 in person. Location information is on the ATU1576 FB Event page and ATU1576.org website calendar.
Only members in good standing will be admitted to the meetings.

REMINDER: April Charter meetings (Sun, Apr24 @ 13:00 and Tue, Apr 26 @ 10:00) will be held in person at the Labor Temple. Please go the ATU1576 FB page under the Events tab or the ATU1576.org webpage under Calendar to find the location information. Only members in good standing will be admitted to the meetings. We ask that if you feel ill, even with a cold, you do not attend.

First Transit Tacoma will have a meeting on Sunday, Apr 24 @ 17:30 via zoom. Dial in information is on the ATU1576 FB page and ATU1576.org website.

A GoFund me page has been set up by Heather Rodreguez' daughter to help pay for her funeral expenses.