Labor Strike

Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) union workers with SEIU Local 1021 hold signs as they picket in front of the Lake Merritt station on July 2, 2013 in Oakland. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

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.

12/18/2013

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

BART Strike Deadline Nears, Union Leader Warns Riders To Prepare

Tensions escalated at the BART bargaining table Monday with the possibility of a strike on Tuesday appearing to grow stronger.

10/14/2013

Tilden View

Tentative Agreement Averts 2-Day Strike By East Bay Parks Employees

Negotiators 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.

07/02/2013

Striking Oakland City Workers rally and march in front of city hall, July 1, 2013.

Oakland City Services Halted As Employees Hold 1-Day Strike

Most city of Oakland services were stopped Monday because of a one-day strike by unions representing 2,470 city employees.

07/01/2013

AC Transit Bus

Charter Buses, Extended HOV Lane Hours Provided During BART Strike

Although 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.

07/01/2013

San Francisco Symphony Celebrates It's Centennial With Free Concerts

Striking SF Symphony Musicians, Management Reach Tentative Deal

The San Francisco Symphony has reached a tentative contract agreement with striking musicians and performances are expected to resume this week, officials said Sunday.

03/31/2013

Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco. (Photo by Steve Jennings/Getty Images)

SF Symphony Cancels East Coast Tour As Strike Drags On

Striking San Francisco Symphony musicians rejected a federal mediator’s proposal to resume playing concerts during a “cooling off” period.

03/17/2013

Raley's Strike

Raley’s, Striking Union Return To Bargaining Table

Statements from a Raley’s spokesman and from the United Food and Commercial Workers union said talks between both sides resumed Sunday morning.

11/11/2012

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