110th Anniversary of the 1906 HSR Transit Strike
ATU Local 107 commemorated the 110th Anniversary of the 1906 HSR Transit Strike while uniting against the privatization of Ontario’s Hydro and the contracting out of key transit lines through Metrolinx. The Rally, which was held in front of Hamilton City Hall, on Thursday, November 24, 2016, welcomed ATU, CUPE and other union locals and brought together over 300 people.
ATU Canadian Locals Rally in Kelowna Against Driver Assault
Bus drivers from across Canada came together in front of Kelowna’s City Hall Wednesday afternoon, to protest the need for change within BC Transit buses.
The rally happened in Kelowna as a result of four assaults on workers in a single day last month. On May 20, four Kelowna transit workers were assaulted and that has the Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) speaking about the need for improved safety measures.