Screwing our retirees is HOW WE ROLL

Screwing our retirees is HOW WE ROLL

Sunday, October 14, 2012

Portland A-Foot

Good background on RON HEINTZMAN

TRIMET Supervisory reports


Light rail hot spot for suicides around the world

In New Delhi, celebrated rail transit system sees rise in suicides - The Washington Post

Riding Portland Mess Transit

Which really isn't much of a mess when you stay in downtown Portland

TriMet – Humor at Rose Quarter

Portland Transit Lane

Portland Streetcars

TriMet vehicle 2644 on Friday October 12, 2012 at 12:10 PM turning left from S.W. 5th Avenue onto Harrison Street.

Seen today on NE Broadway at Grand

probably still needs to be reprogrammed; either that or she had the old destination sign code

TriMet buses in Vancouver?

Seen today on my Transit Mapper app; TriMet's own internal mapper did not show this and I boarded 404 a little bit later near Downtown Portland, so #3, 5 and 6 were in error

NEW ATU/TRIMET BLOG

ATU 757 Member Watch | A blog for all members of ATU 757, regardless of property size, location and employer.

Here is a list of articles by author:

"I'm gonna shoot driver's and I'm gonna start with you"


Alex Hawk as a TRIMET bus driver


Ever wonder how much the current jobs at TRIMET pay?

TriMet: Job Descriptions (partial list)

This woman 'unfriended' me on twitter

Because she said I was too negative in her opinion. Of course I gave her the same answer I always give people that don't like my content or opinions  DON'T READ IT. If I was the only person reading my blog it would still exist, because I like it, who cares what other people think.

Legal fund set up for bus driver that uppercut the baiting female

http://www.indiegogo.com/punch

RON HIENTZMAN INELIGIBLE FOR UNION OFFICE

Let union dues lapse
It turns out that Mr Heintzmans union dues had lapsed which disqualifies him from running for union office:"

TRIMET TAKING A HARD LINE ON TAPING OF EMPLOYEES IN PUBLIC

I'm not completely convinced they are on legal footing with the following statement that appears on their internal website. We've seen thousands and thousands of conversations taped on public transit all across the country and not one case based upon Trimet's 'recording of conversations' new policy.

11 DAYS HAVE PAST SINCE THE STABBING OF LEONARD JAMES

And on October 9th esteemed writer/bus driver Dan Christensen asked the following questions:

So now the question is this: “What will Trimet Management do?”

Will they apply the same solution process they used on previous safety issues? Or do safety issues that relate to the well-being of drivers have some other criteria? Will we see changes? Real changes? A new dedication to driver saftey?

Tri-met Flubs Their Budget in Their Favor: How we have to foot the bill for their mistake

http://www.therearguard.org/tri-met-flubs-their-budget-in-their-favor-how-we-have-to-foot-the-bill-for-their-mistake/

TRIMET LOVE vs TRIMET HATE

HATE IS HERE
LOVE IS HERE

CLASSIC TWEETS

while the drivers may be nice, the trimet bus system seems to be less reliable than muni. what a feat!