Progress Through Unity

Archives for March 2017

Crews operating on the Main Line & Southern Tier

Just a heads up from supervision;

Starting Friday 03/31/2017 at 9:00pm through Monday 04/03/2017 at 5:00am due to signal cut in, do not accept any signal in either direction at SF (Suffern) , CP Stirling or CP Harriman other than Stop.

Please ensure you have current paperwork and form “D” books with you. See a Trainmaster if needed, they will also be available in the Port Jervis sign-up room.

Railmen For Children Bike Run

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New York Penn Remittance Room

Remittance room update:

The room is closed till further notice please remit at the 8th avenue ticket window

Checks are available through the secretary’s desk by TV room

Lockers can be accessed through the TOC

It is understood some people may have a problem remitting and that will be noted during this closure.

Wednesday Train Service 3/15/17

The Carrier is requesting all crews that normally work on Wednesday to report at their normal time and location. Please be safe in your travels.

Stephen J. Burkert

General Chairman

Snow Storm Service for 3/14-3/15/17

The Carrier is requesting all crews to report to their sign up locations at their normal sign up times for the next 2 days.


Stephen J. Burkert

General Chairman

Important Documents for Members Concerning Assaults

GC Burkert would like members to be educated and have available to them information on  protections afforded them in the State of NJ, also penalties for persons convicted

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Newark Vs. Hoboken Charity Basketball Game

All are welcome and encouraged to come out and support a great cause and watch a fun event. Hoboken vs Newark division. Annual charity basketball that Brother Elijah Ingram and coworkers do for the Convenant House in Newark, proceeds go to the homeless youth.

Halftime performances and of course a great game.

Got the one and only @skdadj on the 1s and 2s.

Saturday March 25th. If you’ve never given to charity or supported a charity, start now. There’s no greater feeling and no better way then support our youth. See yall there!!!!!