On Monday December 18, 2017 at the Financial Management Control Board (FMCB) a letter was delivered to General Manager Ramirez from 40 legislators of the Massachusetts House and Senate requesting information about the only bidder, First Transit of Ohio, to privatize three bus garages at the MBTA.
FROM: 453 Executive Board
TO: Local 453 Members
DATE: December 7, 2017
SUBJECT: New Earned Sick Time (EST) Policy - Effective January 1, 2018
This memorandum is in response to General Manager Ramirez’s implementation of a new EST
Policy for the MBTA that goes into effect on January 1, 2018.
This year Veterans Day holiday is being celebrated on Friday November 10. The Union usually has its membership meeting the second Thursday of every other month, which would be the night before the holiday.