Phil Matier: SF Muni Sickout Didn’t Stop Some Employees From Picking Up PaychecksAn investigation has found that dozens of operators picked up their paycheck from Muni headquarters on days they called in sick.
Talks Halted In Labor Dispute Between San Francisco Muni Drivers, ManagementAfter the two sides returned to the bargaining table, in an effort to end a labor dispute, the union of transit operators has walked away from those negotiations.
Muni Gets Doctor's Notes From Majority Of Operators Who Called Out Sick, Snarling CommutesMuni says a majority of the 1,500 operators who called in sick this week have turned in doctors notes excusing their absences.
2,500 San Francisco Muni Drivers In Class Action Lawsuit Against Agency For Alleged Unpaid OvertimeAbout 2,500 past and present San Francisco Municipal Railway drivers have been certified as a class in a federal lawsuit alleging Muni has not paid them the overtime hours they have put in, according to a report.
AC Transit Workers Vote To Reject Contract Agreement Leaders of Amalgamated Transit Union Local 192, which represents about 1,800 bus drivers, mechanics, dispatchers, clerical and other workers, had recommended that employees approve the tentative agreement, which was reached last Wednesday.
Unlicensed San Francisco Muni Operators Face FiringDozens of San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency operators are facing the possibility of being fired for their failure to obtain valid driver’s licenses.
U.S. Labor Secretary Touts Green Jobs In Silicon ValleyU.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.
Arbitrator Upholds Contract Rejected By Muni DriversAn arbitrator declared that the terms of the agreement rejected by Muni operators will become the binding contract for the next three years.
San Francisco Muni Operators Reject Contract AgreementA tentative agreement between the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency and its transit operators' union was voted down by union members, according to voting results released by the SFMTA.
San Francisco Muni, Operators Reach Tentative Contract DealSan Francisco’s public transit agency has reached a tentative deal with its operators on a new contract.
Stow Lake Operator Ordered To Vacate PremisesThe current operator of the Stow Lake boathouse has been asked to leave by the end of the month so the new vendor can begin to move in.
San Francisco Muni Overtime Costs SoaringThe city's Municipal Transportation Agency is on pace to break its overtime budget by $18 million this year, a 55 percent cost overrun.