Fifth National Convention to convene in October

The Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen's Fifth National Convention will be held at Bally's Las Vegas Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, from October 10-13, 2022. Approximately 475 delegates will represent more than 33,000 active locomotive engineers and...

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BLET, SMART-TD presidents update members following PEB 250

Brothers and Sisters of our unions: Presidential Emergency Board (“PEB” or “the Board”) 250 conducted hearings in Washington, D.C. this past week, concluding on July 28th. We both were honored to represent our unions and, by extension, the memberships of the dozen...

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U.S. Class I workforce grew in June

JULY 29, 2022 | Headlines, PSR, STB (Source: Progressive Railroading, July 29, 2022) As of mid-June, U.S. Class Is employed 116,251 people, a 0.41% increase compared with employment levels in mid-May and a 0.28% increase from June 2021’s level, according to Surface...

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BLET DIVISION 683

UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD NORTHERN REGION GCA

16518 Borio Drive
Crest Hill, IL 60403
Phone: 815-557-6886
Email: blet683.2vlc@live.com

Representing Union Pacific Engineers & Trainmen in the Chicagoland area.