Republican Assemblywoman Introduces Bill To Prevent Future BART StrikesA Bay Area lawmaker has started a new effort to ban strikes by BART workers. The bill’s proposal is getting mixed reviews with some BART riders giving it a thumb’s up.
No AC Transit Strike, Tentative Agreement Reached With UnionThe union representing nearly 1,800 AC transit workers said it reached a tentative contract agreement with the agency late Tuesday night, averting a strike that would have impacted more than 180,000 daily riders.
BART Unions Say They'll Strike Monday After Contract Talks Break DownBay Area Rapid Transit labor talks broke down on Saturday and union officials declared, despite having another day before their contract runs out, that there would be a strike. The move leaves hundreds of thousands of commuters potentially stranded for Monday's commute to work.
AC Transit Workers May Strike At Same Time As BARTWhile BART workers may strike, union workers at AC Transit have voted to authorize a strike if they and their transit agency can't agree on a new contract.
Unions File Lawsuit Against BART Alleging Unfair Labor PracticesAlready acrimonious contract negotiations between BART and its unions are heating up even more, now that union leaders say they're taking legal action.
BART Claims Agent Filed False Police Report To Impact Contract TalksA BART station agent is being charged for filing a false police report that led to a man being jailed. BART claims the agent filed the report to pressure the agency in contract negotiations with unions.
BART Negotiations Become Increasingly Contentious, Strike LoomsBay Area Rapid Transit workers placed leaflets at stations around the Bay Area Thursday morning as their contract talks with management has become increasingly contentious.
BART Warns Passengers Of Potential Strike In Coming WeeksBART is warning its passengers that there could be a strike by one or more of its employee unions in the next several weeks, but one union representative thinks that warning is premature.
Driver’s Union Calls For Safer AC Transit BusesA call is going out for more safety and protection for AC Transit bus drivers and passengers in North Richmond.
Muni Drivers' Salaries Now Subject To BargainingCity voters unhappy with public transit took their anger out their frustration with Muni at the ballot box, approving a measure that eliminates salary guarantees for drivers and train operators.
AC Transit Dispute Going Back to Court
Judge Rules in Favor of AC Transit Drivers