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Local 689 News:
Congratulations to D.C. Circulator drivers on reaching wage parity deal
The company that operates the D.C. Circulator and ATU Local 1764, that represents the workers, have agreed to increase wages with the kind of raises that will bring the bus drivers’ salaries on par with those of Metrobus drivers. Read more here.
Statement from ATU Local 689 on "SafeTrack" Repairs to Metrorail
Today we learned that the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) will conduct extensive track work on a project called “SafeTrack” over a months-long timetable throughout the system’s rail lines. The rehabilitation project will include extended periods of single tracking and some station closings, beginning next month. Read more here.