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  • Local News , TCU June 18, 2021

    Juneteenth Named Federal Holiday

    Legislation to recognize Juneteenth (June 19th) passed earlier this week, commemorating the end of slavery as the 12th federal holiday. President Biden signed the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act June 17, 2021. TCU proudly supports this legislation. Juneteenth will be included in all future TCU Section 6 Holiday proposals. “The recognition of Juneteenth as a

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  • Carmen Division , TCU June 17, 2021

    Another Carrier Petitions FRA for Relief from “Hands-on” Periodic Refresher Training

    In April 2021, the Union Pacific Railroad Company (UP) petitioned the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) for a system wide waiver of compliance from certain provisions of the Federal railroad safety regulations regarding periodic refresher training for all UP’s Transportation employees. Specifically, UP proposed to create a 3-D simulation using web-based software as a third alternative

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  • Carmen Division , TCU June 15, 2021

    TTX Still Looking to Fill Several Open Carmen Positions

    TTX still has several open positions due to the uptick of traffic. They have exhausted all of their furloughed Carmen lists available for recall and are in desperate need of Carmen in the following locations: Chicago, IL Denver, CO Harrisburg, PA Chambersburg, PA Los Angeles & the surrounding areas Atlanta, GA Gardner, KS North Baltimore,

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  • Local News , TCU June 4, 2021

    Machinists Union Postpones 40th Grand Lodge Convention to 2022

    The IAM Executive Council has voted unanimously to postpone the 40th IAM Grand Lodge Convention, previously scheduled for September 12-17, 2021 in San Diego. The IAM will immediately begin planning for a 2022 Convention and communicate details as soon as possible. A letter will be sent to Local Lodges soon with further information on delegates

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  • Carmen Division , Local News , TCU June 3, 2021

    Jobs Available at the FRA

    Click here to see available FRA positions on the USAJobs site. How to Apply: Follow the directions in the vacancy announcement. Most positions will require you to apply on-line through USAJOBS, but some positions will require you to send your application to the address listed in the vacancy announcement. Click here for more information and

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