Progress Through Unity

General Chairman Burkert’s Weekly “HOT TOPICS” News

In an effort to better communicate information as quickly as possible to the Local 60 Membership, here is the ” HOT TOPICS” for this week. A) On Monday January 8th, I was served with a subpoena, to testify in front of NJ Senators and Assembly … [Continue reading]

Union Rally Saturday Bay Head Station with First Lady Tammy Snyder Murphy

On Saturday, as part of the Inaugural 2018 celebrations, incoming First Lady Tammy Snyder Murphy will be traveling across the state on NJ Transit. Please join us at the Bay Head Station at 3pm to welcome her at her final stop. We know that in Phil … [Continue reading]

General Chairmen Report January 2018

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General Chairman Burkert’s Weekly “HOT TOPICS” News

In an effort to better communicate information as quickly as possible to the Local 60 Membership, here is the ” HOT TOPICS” for this week. A) Happy New Year, try to stay warm and please be safe while clearing the snow from your homes. B) I met … [Continue reading]

Brother William Gilmartin

Brother William Gilmartin’s son is having surgery soon and is in a unique circumstance that may require help, if you or a friend can help please take some time Sunday January 7, 2018 to do so A message from brother Gilmartin’s wife; “He may … [Continue reading]

RRB Reminders for 2018

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New Years Eve

Sunday is New Years Eve and the carrier is concerned they will be faced with crew shortages and are trying to come up with ways to entice an already strained membership to cover all assignments. The organization has made some recommendations and … [Continue reading]

General Chairman Burkert’s Weekly “HOT TOPICS” News

In an effort to better communicate information as quickly as possible to the Local 60 Membership, here is the ” HOT TOPICS” for this week. A) After many discussions with the Carrier over the last 3 years we have a clear equation on what is the … [Continue reading]

This is your last chance to call and tell your senators to VOTE NO.

The Republican tax bill that is being voted on today has the potential to wipe out Railroad Retirement Board-administered unemployment and sickness benefits. This is your last chance to call and tell your senators to VOTE NO. A call to action … [Continue reading]

Legionnaire’s Disease Concerns

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