Memo To:   All Buffalo Teachers

From:         Philip Rumore, President, BTF

Date:          October 21, 2022


Subject:    October 21, 2022 Updates

Transportation/Bell Time MOU Vote
The vote on the District’s Transportation/Bell-Time MOU that was conducted from October 14, 2022 to October 20, 2022 is as follows:


I support signing the Transportation/Bell-Time MOU    12.62%    (273)
I do not support signing the Transportation/Bell-Time MOU    84.24%  (1,823)
I abstain from voting on the Transportation/Bell-Time MOU     3.14%   (68)
Total     2,164

Correspondence has been sent to the Superintendent and Board advising them of the results (Click Here).


BTF Office Hours – Monday, October 24, 2022
In order to attend the funeral service of the father of one of our staff, the BTF office will open at 1:00 pm on Monday, October 24. 2022.


Thank you for your consideration.


If there is an emergency, you can reach your LRS via their email address. (Click Here)


Phone Banks
Election Day is approaching and it is important that we work together to get out the vote for our endorsed candidates. Please join us to make phone calls on Wednesday, October 26th at the Buffalo Teachers Federation office (271 Porter Ave) from 5:30 – 7:30 P.M. Phones and chrome books will be provided. If you are able to join us, please contact Joe at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Thank you in advance for your assistance.


Buffalo Sabres Tickets
The Buffalo Sabres are offering special discount tickets to NYSUT members for upcoming home games!
The link for the ticket offer is