December 14, 2004


RE: LAIDLAW TRANSIT SERVICES, INC. CONTRACT PROPOSAL MEETINGS AND SURVEY

Dear Brothers and Sisters:

We will soon be starting negotiations with Laidlaw Transit Services, Inc..

Please complete the following information and give it to a Committee Member, mail it to the above address or bring it in to a Proposal Meeting. This will help us to prepare your contract proposal.

CONTRACT IMPROVEMENTS TO BE NEGOTIATED FOR THE FOLLOWING ITEMS AS INDICATED: (PLEASE NUMBER IN ORDER OF IMPORTANCE)

(# ) Health & Welfare (No or Limited Employee Contributions)
(# ) Wage Increase
(# ) Job Security & Work Preservation
(# ) Contract Language regarding Working Conditions
(# ) Pension Plan or 401K
(# ) Scheduling (Running/Recovery Time)
(# ) Work Assignments (Straight Runs /4-10's & Splits, Job Bidding)
(# ) Meal & Rest Breaks
(# ) Fairness in the Workplace(Grievance Procedure)

PLEASE PRINT IN THE SPACE BELOW ANY OTHER CHANGES OR REQUESTS THAT YOU MAY WISH TO SUBMIT. IF ADDITIONAL SPACE IS NEEDED, YOU MAY USE THE REVERSE SIDE OF THIS SHEET AND/OR ATTACH ADDITIONAL PAGES.







Your Name Classification


Phone Number Shift

Contract Proposal Meetings will be held as follows:

DATE: SATURDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2004

TIME: 9:30 A.M. & 1:30 P.M.

PLACE: TEAMSTERS LOCAL
140 S. MARKS WAY, ORANGE

&

DATE: MONDAY, DECEMBER 20, 2004

TIME: 9:30 A.M. & 6:30P.M.

PLACE: TEAMSTERS LOCAL
140 S. MARKS WAY, ORANGE

Please plan to attend one of these meetings and participate in the survey. If you have any questions you can contact Organizer/Business Representative Ruben A. Lopez at (714) 740-8869. Thank you for your support of the Teamsters Union.

Fraternally,


Patrick D. Kelly
Secretary Treasurer