1370 Ontario St. - Mezzanine, Cleveland, Ohio 44113 • (216) 241-2630 / Fax: (216) 241-6516

Membership
Benefits
News and Issues
Departments
Secretary-Treasurers
Information
Merchandise
Communications
FELA
Events
Links
User Info

Montana farmers voice concerns regarding rail service with STB

(Source: Great Falls Tribune, June 12, 2014)

GREAT FALLS, Mont. — Farmers and grain organization members from throughout Montana told stories about poor rail service to the Surface Transportation Board's Rail Customer and Public Assistance Program representatives in Malta this week. Harsh winter weather, increased rail shipments of oil, coal, a large corn crop and other products caused severe delays of grain and other rail cars across North Dakota and Montana during the first several months of the year.

Full story: Great Falls Tribune

Friday, June 13, 2014

Like us on Facebook at
Facebook.com/BLETNational

Sign up for BLET News Flash Alerts

© 1997-2016 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

 


Decertification Helpline
(216) 694-0240

National Negotiations

Sign up for BLET
News Flash Alerts

DAILY HEADLINES

Get the latest labor news from the Teamster news blog
Rail strike against NJ Transit gets blessing of union members
CP set to end pursuit of NS if shareholder resolution fails, Harrison says
NS focused on its own plan, not merger talk
Ackman’s train deal idles
The Koch connection to WV ‘right to work’ efforts
Speculation focuses on switch issue in CSX derailment at Marysville, Ohio
German train crash investigators focus on signal controller: source
DOT Secretary Foxx recommends $3.5 billion to expand transit options
Judge to hear Kings County’s challenges against California high-speed rail
Normal Metra UP/West service to resume today
Fish deformities spiked after Lac-Megantic oil spill, report says
UP stops San Antonio passenger train idea in its tracks
C&O Canal program puts park advocates aboard Amtrak trains

More Headlines