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1996 News Flash Archive

December 1996

  • Dec 20, 1996: Engineer Certification Pay Hearings End
  • Dec 18: BLErs attend 'Labor University,' Monin speaks at Meany Center
  • Dec 13: BLE Engineer Paul Morrison is FRA's 1996 'Safety Partner'
  • Dec 09: BLE Certification Task Force Appointees begin their Work

    November 1996

  • Nov 25: BLE Task Force to examine Engineer Certification
  • Nov 22: BLE declines UTU
  • Nov 11: Engineers headed for Record Year Safely moving U.S. Freight
  • Nov 08: BLE announces new scholarships in Massachusetts
  • Nov 08: Montanans elect BLE Engineers to State Legislature
  • Nov 06: CSX ups Conrail offer after NS talks end
  • Nov 05: BLE Engineers, Conrail in Tentative Agreement
  • Nov 04: CSX, NS may Split Conrail

    October 1996

  • Oct 31: Important Reminder: GA-23111 Open Enrollment Begins Tomorrow
  • Oct 30: Rail Unions, AFL-CIO to Jointly Analyze Conrail Merger Proposals
  • Oct 30: BLE Rail Traffic Controllers on CP Rail Negotiating
  • Oct 24: Engineer Certification Pay Going to Arbitrators
  • Oct 15: BLE Engineers Rally in Kansas City
  • Oct 15: CSX, Conrail Intend to Merge
  • Oct 14: Canadian Rail Volume Also Increasing
  • Oct 14: Free Rail Retirement Seminars
  • Oct 11: U.S. Rail Volume on Record Pace
  • Oct 10: Clinton Improves Benefits
  • Oct 10: New BLE Mobilization Team Rallies Florida Engineers
  • Oct 8: Wisconsin gets Millions for Rail
  • Oct 4: Howard Fogg, honorary BLEr and famous artist dies
  • Oct 4: Canadian Transportation Safety Board Eager to Work with BLE Engineers
  • Oct 2: Pres. Monin Elected to Help Rail Labor
  • Oct 2: Pres. Monin inspects Cajon Pass with FRA's Molitoris
  • Oct 1: Clinton to sign BLE Bill 1996

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