Beyond The Weight

Join 689 Moving Metro for a unique four-week program that combines the elements of well-being and mindfulness to create healthy behaviors to help you achieve & sustain weight loss!

  • When: Wednesdays in June and the start of July from 11am - 12 pm. See below for session topics.
  • Where: Online webinar. Please register to attend. Once you do, the links to attend and the handouts will be emailed to you. (Please note that you can also join by phone. If you do, you must submit your name to the wellness team to receive credit for attending. You can contact the wellness team by email at
  • How to Register: Send an email to

Get Rewarded! You can earn $50 for each session you attend (up to $200 for attending all four sessions).

This program is open to all Local 689 members and spouses/significant others. However, only Local 689 members are eligible to earn rewards,

Beyond the Weight Webinars

Wednesday, June 3 from 11am to 12pm

  • Webinar
  • To listen via phone, call 312-535-8110
  • Access Code for Webinar: 470 294 639

Wednesday, June 10 from 11am to 12pm

Wednesday, June 24 from 11am to 12pm

Wednesday, July 1 from 11am to 12pm


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I am a rehire. When will my insurance begin?

If you are a METRO employee and a participant in the Plan, but you leave your METRO employment, lose your eligibility for Plan coverage, and then return to work for METRO at a later date, you will be treated a s a new METRO employee.

You will be asked to complete enrollment forms. Before the end of your probation period, you will receive information from the Health & Welfare Plan about the benefit choices available to you. You must return those forms to the Health & Welfare Plan by the date indicated. Full-time employees who do not make a selection will automatically be enrolled for single coverage in the default HMO (Kaiser), and the Cigna Dental HMO.

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