Amalgamated Transit Union

An AC Transit Bus

No AC Transit Strike, Tentative Agreement Reached With Union

The 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.

08/06/2013

A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train pulls into the Colma station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Unions Say They’ll Strike Monday After Contract Talks Break Down

Bay 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.

06/29/2013

AC Transit Bus

AC Transit Workers May Strike At Same Time As BART

While 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.

06/25/2013

Passengers get off of a Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train as it arrives at the Daly City station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Unions File Lawsuit Against BART Alleging Unfair Labor Practices

Already acrimonious contract negotiations between BART and its unions are heating up even more, now that union leaders say they’re taking legal action.

06/24/2013

BART train, station

BART Claims Agent Filed False Police Report To Impact Contract Talks

A 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.

06/21/2013

A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train operator waits for passengers to enter the train at the Daly City station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Negotiations Become Increasingly Contentious, Strike Looms

Bay Area Rapid Transit workers placed leaflets at stations around the Bay Area Thursday morning as their contract talks with management has become increasingly contentious.

06/20/2013

BART train, station

BART Warns Passengers Of Potential Strike In Coming Weeks

BART 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.

06/18/2013

AC Transit Bus

Driver’s Union Calls For Safer AC Transit Buses

A call is going out for more safety and protection for AC Transit bus drivers and passengers in North Richmond.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/21/2011

San Francisco Muni

Muni Drivers’ Salaries Now Subject To Bargaining

City 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.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/03/2010

AC Transit Dispute Going Back to Court

OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS)_ A contract dispute between drivers and management for Oakland-based AC Transit is heading back to the courtroom.

08/19/2010

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