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Twenty-six-year Cincinnati Metro Operator Orlando King was recognized by the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority board for his quick thinking in rescuing a child along his route.

CINCINNATI (WKRC) - Cincinnati City Council is playing hard ball with SORTA over wages for some bus drivers.City council may withhold $3 million for an insurance fund if some of its drivers don't g

CINCINNATI (WKRC) - There's a battle at the bus system, a battle that’s between Metro and i

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New ATU Mobile App for Smartphones

Looking for the latest news and updates about ATU? There’s an app for that. Looking for ATU events or actions in your area? There’s an app for that. Looking for photos of ATU in action? There’s an app for that.

More and more people are using smartphones everyday to stay connected, informed and involved. And that’s why ATU has launched a New Mobile App.

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Assaults on transit workers, a disturbing and violent trend across the U.S. and Canada. Share this video and take action to help at www.atu.org/stoptransitassaults

Women’s History Month: Josephine Casey, ATU’s first female local officer and convention delegate

In the last year, SafeTrack has inconvenienced riders, workers and taxpayers.   Now, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) has announced that the budget for SafeTrack will cost another $40 million dollars, begging the question: where is the additional $40 Million going to come from? 
 

SILVER SPRING, MD: Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) International President Larry Hanley issued the following statement following the resignation of Bob Kinnear as president of ATU Local 113 in Toronto. 

“With the resignation of Bob Kinnear as their president, today marks a new beginning for the 11,000 members of ATU Local 113. The last six weeks have been extraordinarily difficult for them and their families and, in fact, the entire labour movement. Fortunately, union democracy and international solidarity have prevailed.

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