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  • Arasa Division May 29, 2008

    Heroes Among Us: Rich Keating and Rickey Lamb

    April 18, 2008—In real life, Rich Keating is a Mechanical Foreman for Metra–the Northeast Illinois Regional Commuter Railroad Corporation–in the 49th Street Coach Shop. He is active in the union, serving currently as Financial Secretary-Treasurer of Supervisors Lodge 5098. Rickey Lamb is a Carman there and a member of Lodge 6297. Recently these two became

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  • Arasa Division April 18, 2008

    Meeting Amtrak Members–February and March 2008

    February 26, 2008 Meeting Members of Amtrak Lodge 5050 on the West Coast: San Francisco, California—Meeting with members of Lodge 5050 here on February 25, 2008, IR Joe Derillo had a chance to review terms of the contract (then up for ratification) and answer questions.  “I personally thank these members for their pride and confidence

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  • Arasa Division March 14, 2008

    Meeting with Amtrak Members re Ratification

    Amtrak Ratification Deadline Nears For TCU Carmen and MofE/MofW Supervisors February 29, 2008—Like others at Amtrak, ARASA Division members of Chicago Lodge 5088 have been reviewing the terms of the tentative agreement and sending their ratification ballots in to be counted.  February 20 found International Representative Joe Derillo on site, walking the shops to talk

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  • Arasa Division January 31, 2008

    Tentative Agreements for ARASA MofE and MofW Members at Amtrak

                ARASA Division MofE  •  Summary analysis of the January 18, 2008 M of E tentative agreement •  Full text of the MofE agreement ARASA Division MofW •  Summary analysis of the January 18, 2008 MofW tentative agreement •  Full text of the MofW agreement Seen in the photo on the day of the signing of the tentative

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  • Arasa Division December 18, 2007

    Meeting Lodge 5085 Members in Boston

    July 12, 2007—IR Joe Derillo met with Boston members to consider contract proposals and share information about working conditions on the MBCR and Amtrak properties, which General Chairman Charlie Eaton reviewed with the group.  Seen here from left are Joe English, Rodger Wilson, Charlie Eaton, Joe Travares, Bob Talbot, Al Taylor, Robert Pruett, Chris Malloy, Bob

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