San Jose City Council Approves Tentative Police Contract With Higher Pay And BonusesSan Jose city council members on Friday approved a tentative wage agreement with the city's police officers and endorsed a plan to settle ongoing litigation over pension and retiree healthcare benefits for police and firefighters.
SF Muni Director To KPIX 5: 'Lots' Of Options To Deal With SickoutsEd Reiskin, director of transportation of the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, spoke with KPIX 5's Phil Matier Sunday about the status of Muni contract negotiations and whether the recent sickout action by some Muni employees is likely to continue.
Federal Mediator Reviewing San Jose’s Latest Contract Offer To Police UnionAfter being at odds for almost a year, the City of San Jose will make a new contract offer to the city’s police officers’ union next week with a federal mediator involved.
BART Contract Talks Resume With Less Than 3 Weeks To Reach DealBART labor contract talks resumed on Monday after negotiators took a break over the weekend and so far neither side sounds terribly optimistic.
BART, Unions Hope To Resolve Labor Dispute Ahead Of August DeadlineBART trains are running at full strength after last week’s crippling strike, but with only a 30-day contract extension, state mediators have their work cut out for them.
'Frustrating' BART Negotiatons Resume Striking San Francisco Bay Area rail workers and transit agency officials have returned to the bargaining table for talks that one union leader described as “frustrating.”
Phil Matier: BART Strike Enters 4th Day; Pension-Health Care Costs Primary IssuesBay Area Rapid Transit is still on strike, trains are not running and negotiations have entered their fourth day after Wednesday night’s talks concluded with no deal.