Archive for October 2018

2018 Endorsements

All members, retirees, and their families are encouraged to support the pro-union, pro-working family candidates Local 589 has endorsed below. All of these candidates are up for election on November 6, 2018.  If you are unsure where to vote, click here. If you are not registered to vote, click here. U.S. House of Representatives: Lori Trahan –…

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2018 MBTA Rail Rodeo

Congrats to all our members who competed in this past weekend’s 2018 MBTA Rail Rodeo, both in the mechanical and operating competition. Winners of the 2018 MBTA Rail Rodeo operating competition were Adelaide Dos Santos – 1st place (her second win in a row), Chris Ramsdell – 2nd place, and Rohan Surujbally – 3rd place.…

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Chronicle Segment Includes Local 589 Members

On Tuesday, Chronicle on WCVB Channel 5 did a segment on the largely unseen workforce that keeps things moving. Of course, you could do a segment about keeping things moving without talking about the members of Local 589. In this segment, they focus on our hard-working members who work to maintain the system in the wee…

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2018 MBTA Bus Roadeo

Congrats to all our members who participated in yesterday’s 2018 MBTA Bus Roadeo. Over 40 operators battled for “Best driver of the MBTA.” Congrats to Operator Willis Rose (#1952 Cabot) who finished in first place. Thanks to brothers Jordan King and Bill Berardino for the photos.

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