Lane Transit District

Assault a bus driver, commit a felony

ATU Local 757 tells Oregon lawmakers assaults on bus drivers are increasing, and asks to tighten a law classifying such assaults as felonies. 

ATU wants an end to forced overtime in Lane Transit District contract

About 225 workers are covered by the contract, including bus operators, mechanics, customer service representatives and more.

Transit: Ridership plummets, but no workers are facing layoff, and cleaners are working overtime

In Eugene and Salem, bus service is now free. In Portland, new machines are disinfecting buses and trains with peroxide mist nightly.