|NATIONAL MEDIATION BOARD|
|Washington, D.C. 20572
January 29, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NATIONAL MEDIATION BOARD (NMB)
Re: UTU (SMART - Transportation Division) Reaches Agreement on 3 Short-line Railroads
Washington, D.C. — The National Mediation Board (NMB) is pleased to announce that the United Transportation Union (SMART - Transportation Division) reached tentative Collective Bargaining Agreements on January 24, 2013, for the craft or class of Train and Engine Service Employees on the three short-line railroads of Alabama & Tennessee River Railway, Georgia Florida Railway, and Nebraska, Kansas & Colorado Railway.
Mediation was guided by NMB Mediator Walter Darr.
These tentative agreements are subject to union-membership ratification. Specific information regarding these contracts should be obtained directly from the parties.
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