BART Contract Talks Resume This Week BART and its two biggest labor unions returned to the bargaining table Wednesday to make another attempt to resolve a dispute over a contract provision that calls for employees to receive up to six weeks of paid family medical leave annually.
BART Strike Deadline Nears, Union Leader Warns Riders To PrepareTensions escalated at the BART bargaining table Monday with the possibility of a strike on Tuesday appearing to grow stronger.
Tentative Agreement Averts 2-Day Strike By East Bay Parks EmployeesNegotiators for union workers at the East Bay Regional Park District have reached a tentative agreement with management that averts a two-day strike that had been planned for Thursday and Friday.
Oakland City Services Halted As Employees Hold 1-Day StrikeMost city of Oakland services were stopped Monday because of a one-day strike by unions representing 2,470 city employees.
Charter Buses, Extended HOV Lane Hours Provided During BART StrikeAlthough BART trains weren't running, BART provided 58 charter buses to carry people between the El Cerrito del Norte, Walnut Creek, Dublin-Pleasanton and Fremont stations to a spot near the San Francisco Transbay Terminal.
Striking SF Symphony Musicians, Management Reach Tentative DealThe San Francisco Symphony has reached a tentative contract agreement with striking musicians and performances are expected to resume this week, officials said Sunday.
SF Symphony Cancels East Coast Tour As Strike Drags OnStriking San Francisco Symphony musicians rejected a federal mediator's proposal to resume playing concerts during a "cooling off" period.
Raley's, Striking Union Return To Bargaining TableStatements from a Raley's spokesman and from the United Food and Commercial Workers union said talks between both sides resumed Sunday morning.