Our members in Lodge 1903, working on the NICTD property, just ratified a new contract. The new Agreement, collectively bargained between BMWED and NICTD, will remain in effect through July 31, 2024, and thereafter until changed or modified in accordance with the Railway Labor Act.
This contract includes:
•A $1500 signing bonus, up to $1800 if eligible.
•A lump-sum payment equal to 5% of 2019 wages.
•Wage increases for 2020-2023, including back pay.
•Improvements to Bereavement Leave
•No retroactive increases in healthcare premiums.
•Improvements to work rules regarding meals, overtime, calls, and other issues.
We look forward to supporting our Lodge 1903 members under this new Agreement!