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Latest Local 265 News

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Sep 15, 2014
Jeff Boyce
This letter was sent to Brent Leonard the General Chairman for our local, in Kansas on 9/15/14. I want to thank those who participated and put in their two cents on this issue. The two items below were the two most requested issuesto be negotiated. I hope this next national...
Sep 14, 2014
Casey Rogers
  Brothers and Sisters,   Our Legislative representatives have been working with the superintendent to come to a resolution on the unacceptable way that our current safety program has been being handled. In the Legislatives report given at the last union meeting several different variations of...
Aug 27, 2014
Ross Cunningham
Dear Members, I have recently spoke with UP management as to what the key focus's are. As per Gary Pfinister they still are focused on shoving movements, inspection of switches, position of switches and job briefing. There working on implementing some changes to these rules and a diffrent discipline guidline. He...

Meeting Times

UTU Local 265 is Located in Pocatello, Idaho. Meetings are held Monthly and are open to all UTU members and invited guests. Meetings are held on the Second Tuesday of every month at 10:00 am at the Pocatello Labor Temple.

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UTU members, active and retired, need and deserve good government and sympathetic legislators. That’s because, compared with others, their jobs, pensions and futures are more directly affected by the actions of state and national lawmakers.

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What is the Discipline Income Protection Program? It is a plan providing payment for a specific amount and period of time to an employee suspended, dismissed or removed from service by the carrier for alleged violation of rules or operating procedures, provided that such violations do not come within the list of exceptions not covered by the program.

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