Progress Through Unity

House of Representatives passed an anti-worker bill

Brothers and Sister, Earlier this week, the House of Representatives passed an anti-worker billed misguidedly labeled as the “Working Families Flexibility Act” (H.R. 1180). This harmful legislation would let employers give workers paid time off … [Continue reading]

Day At The Races

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Local 60 Dues Increase

The monthly dues deduction designated for the General Committee will increase this month. The General Committee has been reviewing the account over the last four months. A full investigation of past, present and future costs was conducted, tabulated … [Continue reading]

RRB Analysis: Trump’s budget to gut Amtrak would be disastrous for ALL rail workers

http://www.congressweb.com/SMART_Transportation/15 If signed into law, President Trump’s 2018 budget proposal would eliminate Amtrak’s long distance train service. The immediate fall out would be significant for all American rail workers … [Continue reading]

Schedule Changes Highlighted

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NJ Tax Update

Contact Number for State of NJ division of taxation 609-292-6400. Fax your W2 to  609-826-4339. or go to njtaxation.org and upload Attention:Lizzie and Scott they will process your return ASAP Message Kathleen D Perna NJ … [Continue reading]

Fare Collection During AMTRAK Service Disruptions

Members, This has been a very stressful month for both you and our passengers that utilize NJ Transit. AMTRAK will be performing work to improve rail conditions in Penn Station NY. This work will involve both redirecting trains and closing tracks. … [Continue reading]

Run Sheets & Schedules for 5-7-17

For reference only these can change confirm assignment with crew callers … [Continue reading]

Amtrak Said to Weigh Extended Track Closings for Penn Station Repairs

https://mobile.nytimes.com/2017/04/25/nyregion/penn-station-repairs-amtrak.html?_r=0&referer=https://t.co/CSYR4BkKn8   … [Continue reading]

SMART-TD New Jersey Voters: Register to Vote by May 16th

Did you know that 81 percent of all New Jersey SMART TD and UTU retirees who are registered to vote did so in the 2016 election? In fact, this is 9 percentage points higher than the New Jersey public as a whole. This trend underscores our union’s … [Continue reading]