Bus drivers

Tech shuttle bus driver.

Teamsters Protest Unfair Working Conditions For Tech Shuttle Bus Drivers

The union wants to give drivers the option to unionize.


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Phil Matier: Audit Finds Problems In Muni Hiring, Training

A recent audit by the San Francisco City Controller has come down hard on the hiring practices of Muni and the training program of its drivers.


Golden Gate Transit bus

Marin County Considers Parting Ways With Golden Gate Transit

Dozens of jobs and $2 million in estimated annual savings are at stake in Marin County today, where the Transit District Board of Directors planned to take a crucial vote on the future of its decades-old relationship with Golden Gate Transit.


U.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis steps off of a new Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority hybrid bus after touring the agency's hybrid technology training program on July 21, 2011 in San Jose. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

U.S. Labor Secretary Touts Green Jobs In Silicon Valley

U.S. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis said Wednesday that Silicon Valley is a good example of how a clean energy revolution is helping put Americans back to work.


San Francisco Muni

SF Muni Union Defends Right To Strike If Necessary

Leaders of San Francisco Muni’s transit operators’ union on Tuesday defended their right to strike if labor negotiations break down with the agency.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–04/19/2011

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San Francisco Muni Drivers Threatening Illegal Strike

The union representing San Francisco’s bus drivers and train operators is threatening to strike, even though their existing contract prohibits it.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–04/18/2011

Muni Bus

San Francisco Muni Has New Sick Leave Policy

A get tough policy that MUNI managers instituted last month with drivers appears to be paying off.


No Decision on Dispute Between AC Transit and Drivers

OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS) _ A court hearing in Oakland ended Friday afternoon with no decision over the continuing dispute between AC Transit and its drivers.


AC Transit Riders Notice Slower Service

OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS) _ Another day and more bus drivers failed to show up for work for AC Transit on Wednesday.