Tramell Thompson at the February 26th 2020 MTA Board meeting addressing the commissioners with women issues— specifically the MTA not providing light duty work for pregnant women and how these women using up their sick time affects their promotional opportunities.Continue reading
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First all congrats to Sarah Feinberg on becoming interim President of NYCT. It’s a tough and challenging position and I give her credit for taking it on even at an interim level.
But I don’t know how much she knows our jobs or how dangerous our jobs are when she exhibited unsafe behavior by putting on a MTA vest with her child strapped to her casually doing work on the L line platform.Continue reading
MTA was once a male dominated industry, but when the shift changed in the amount of women entering in the workforce and entering in more nontraditional trades it was inevitable that more and more women would come to Work for the MTA. With the amount of women working for the MTA rapidly changing our basic needs are still not being met in this Rapid Transportation industry.Continue reading