Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1505 - Winnipeg & Brandon, MB

Newly elected ATU Local 1505 President, Chris Scott, and Executive Vice President, Derek Hanley, met with Mayor Scott Gillingham, Councillor Janice Lukes, and Councillor John Orlikow on Monday, Ja

ATU believes that investment in Public Transit serves the needs of the growing population, spurs economic growth, and brings social and environmental returns.

We are happy to install our new Executive Board during the first meeting of 2023! Looking forward to a great year!

JANUARY 4, 2023 - ATU1505 stewards elects their first-ever female Chief Steward, Crystal Hanley.

Recent News

WINNIPEG TRANSIT UNION SUPPORTS ATU CANADA’S CALL FOR A NATIONAL TRANSIT TASK FORCE AMIDST ESCALATING VIOLENCE

WINNIPEG, January 25, 2023 – Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) Canada is calling for the immediate implementation of a National Transit Task Force to combat rising violence on transit workers and passengers – ATU Local 1505 is in full support of this initiative, especially after (3) three separate assaults on (3) three separate operators took place just last evening on route 14.

A GRIM START FOR 2023 – TRANSIT UNION REPORTS NUMEROUS ASSAULTS ON WORKERS & PASSENGER-TO-PASSENGER OFFENSES

WINNIPEG, January 20, 2023 – Amalgamated Transit Union Local (ATU) 1505 strengthens their resolve on their calls for action to improve Transit safety after several reports of assaults against Transit workers and passenger-to-passenger offenses since January 1, 2023.

“So far in 2023 we have received around eight reports of assaults against Transit workers.” Sai

ATU 1505 has an Exit Interview Survey?

If  you are leaving Winnipeg Transit, you are strongly encouraged to participate in ATU’s Exit Interview Survey.  Your identity and responses will be kept confidential, but information gathered may be used to better improve working conditions at Winnipeg Transit and also ways that ATU can improve our representation of our members.

The purpose of this survey is to gather information from ATU members who are leaving Winnipeg

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