September 30, 2016

Excited to attend to the 58th ATU Convention in Toronto, you get to the airport or border to enter Canada only to realize you left your passport at home.

All American citizens must have a valid passport to enter Canada. If you don’t have a valid passport you will be turned back by Canadian border agents at the border or upon your arrival at the airport.

Don’t get left at the border and miss the ATU convention remember to bring your passport when you leave.


August 3, 2016

The International will be memorializing deceased local officers at the upcoming 58th ATU Convention. We request that all locals send the names, titles, and photos (if available) of local presidents, business agents, and financial secretaries who have passed away since August 31, 2013. This information will used in a special memorial that will be displayed during the Convention.

Please download this form to submit the name, title/office, local number and charter city, and date of the death to International President Larry Hanley no later than September 15, 2016, one of the following ways:

  1. Mail to: International President Larry Hanley
    Amalgamated Transit Union
    10000 New Hampshire Avenue
    Silver Spring, MD 20903
  2. E-mail the form to
  3. Fax the form to 301-431-7117.