2014 Health & Welfare
reimbursement reinstated!
this link to the letter &
Upcoming Meetings:
Independent Railway Supervisors Association
Lodge # 1
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Questions? Suggestions?
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Reliable. Competent. Committed.
Memorandum of Understanding
(proposed contract)
send questions to irsalodge1@gmail.com
"Nice, thank you for the hard work you and the whole local
and international boards and everyone else has done.
This is a homerun for me."
Bob Karman
If you have not received email
updates or text message notices
from the IRSA Board you can
send your name, cell #, home #,
address, emergency contact and
Non- railroad email address to:

Dear IRSA international and local board,
Thank you in your efforts of getting us a fair contract. You
set a good example to us to stand strong and united. We
could not have won this without good leadership.
Fraternally Yours,
Robert LaMantia
Proposed Contract passed with majority vote.
Message from  General Chairman James Snyder
updated Sep 23rd
Meeting are held the 3rd Tue of the month
at 5:30PM
AOH Hall
27 Locust Ave Babylon, NY
Oct. 21
Nov. 18
some meetings may be added
or canceled as needed
Wishing You all The best in Retirement
Michael Gelormino
Sr. Vice President-Operations

and forever a Gang Foreman -
"best job on the Railroad"
Thank you for your support over the years.
the members of IRSA
RWA Deferred Comp Seminar schedule:

Tue Sep.23: Jamaica JCC 4th Floor Conference Rm- 1PM-3PM
Wed Sep.24: Hillside Facility Conference Rm C&D- 8AM-10AM
Fri Sep.26: Penn Station Trainmen's Rm- 8AM-6PM

employees who are unable to make any of the sessions but have general questions should call the
MTA Business Service Center (BSC) at 646-376-0123.  Hours of operation are 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Monday through Friday.  The call center staff will  have scripts to respond to general questions.  
Anyone with questions related to their Prudential MTA 401k or 457 plan account should call
Prudential at 877-756-4682.  Prudential's call center is open 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM Monday through
Friday.  Or, employees could go to the website at www.prudential.com/mta.
Q&A regarding Retro Check Distribution