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General Information

Please remember that any information on this website is posted in an effort to assist our membership. If there are any conflicts with official sources the website information will always defer to those sources.

Constitution, Bylaws, and CBA

*All agreements reached since 2014 can be found after Appendix (p.103) and are for REFERENCE only. The carrier is currently updating bound copies for all unions on the property for distribution.

Prior Rights & Rosters

2017 Prior Rights

2017 Rosters

Vacation Selections

Layoff Assistance- via Unionplus

If you are a union member currently participating in a Union Plus program and are laidoff or downsized, you're eligible for special financial assistance. Whether you are trying to avoid forclosure, looking for prescription discounts or legal advice you may find some the answers that you are looking for. To learn about the unique ways union members can get assistance please follow the link below or visit the Unionplus website.

Surviving Layoffs & Downsizing for union members

*Notice to all L.I.R.R. Retirees*

The Jamaica L.I.R.R. Pension Office will no longer be your contact point, you will now have to call the:MTA Business Service Center- 646-376-0123. The new Business Service Center has taken over administrating the L.I.R.R. / M.T.A. Pensions and benefits. Rail Road Retirement, Westbury District Office:516 334-5940 or 718 835-7808. The Railroad Retirement Act Click here for information regarding the Railroad Retirement Act.

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