BLET Fourth National Convention begins

LAS VEGAS, October 1 — The Fourth National Convention of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen (BLET) opened here this morning with energetic presentations from Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa, Ohio Congressman Tim Ryan, and BLET National...

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FYI FYI: 2018 Election Candidates

CANDIDATES ARE AS FOLLOWES { some candidates won by Acclamation } PRESIDENT (ELECTED BY ACCLAMATION) ANTOINE D. DELAINE VICE PRESIDENT (ELECTED BY ACCLAMATION) CHRIS G. FALANEY SECRETARY-TREASURER (ELECTED BY ACCLAMATION) KEVIN W. VAN LINDEN ALTERNATE...

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FYI FYI: Street Closures Near Proviso

Illinois Department of Transportation Lane closures set Sept. 15 on North Avenue The Illinois Department of Transportation announced that the two right lanes of westbound Illinois 64 (North Avenue) between South Railroad Avenue and Interstate 290 in Northlake will be...

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FYI FYI: Election Nominations

BROTI-IERHOOD OF LOCOMOTIVE ENGINEERS AND TRAINMEN NOTIGE OF NOMINATIONS OFFICIAL NOTICE NOMINATION OF OFFICERS FOR DIVISION 683 SEPTEMBER 6, 2018 THIS IS TO INFORM YOU THAT DIVISION 683 WILL CONDUCT ITS ELECTION OF OFFICERS IN DECEMBER. SECTION 7(a) — LOCAL DIVISION...

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UPRR Wants to Buy your Vacation

FYI FYI Brothers, The Carrier is offering to buy back any vacation between April 29 and Aug 27.  I have proposed that they pay a week and a half for every week.  In the mean time please let me our members know that the Carrier wants to buy back their vacation. General...

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FYI FYI Open Weeks

  04/02/18 to 04/08/18  1 Week        04/09/18 to 04/15/18  1 Week        04/16/18 to 04/22/18  1 Week 04/23/18 to 04/29/18  1 Week        04/30/18 to 05/06/18  1 Week        09/10/18 to 09/16/18  1 Week Bid Will Close March 30,...

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FRA Representative

FYI FYI their will be a FRA Rep at the February 1st meeting at 07:30pm to answer any question you have. Perry Pizza Joint 39 w North Ave Northlake IL 60164

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BLET members ratify national contract

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio, December 1 — Members of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen (BLET) have ratified a new collective bargaining agreement with the National Carriers’ Conference Committee (NCCC). The Agreement was reached as a result of the BLET’s...

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