Monday, February 22, 2010

Huron & Eastern employees approve BMWED/IBT representation

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Employees of the Huron & Eastern Railway Company voted in favor of union representation by the Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employes Division of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. After the votes had been counted, an overwhelming majority of Huron & Eastern employees chose to be represented by the Allied Federation, which already represents more than 7,000 members of the BMWED/IBT.


The Huron & Eastern Railway, owned and operated by Rail America, operates in the Lower Peninsula of Michigan, headquartered in Vassar, Mich., with its main junction located in Saginaw.

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