This article contains as a downloadable pdf the summary of the Teamsters Local 597 Delegate Election Plan Summary. Any member is welcome to download this for review. It is also available for review at the Teamsters Local 597 office located at 149 Quarry Hill Road in Barre VT. We are currently open by appointment only, please call ahead.
Teamster Bus Drivers on the Front Lines
Ever since the beginning of the pandemic, Teamsters Local 597 members who work for city and rural bus companies have been going the extra mile to keep the public safe. Pushing the companies they work for to enact more stringent safety and sanitation protocols as the dangers of the virus emerge.
On May 30th, on a warm afternoon near the end of spring, dozens of pro union and pro worker organizations united in Burlington, Vermont to give a hearty Vermont welcome to disgraced former Wisconsin governor Scott Walker. Gathered outside of the Burlington Hilton in downtown, their shouts could be heard echoing along the waterfront.