Three-Member Board Begins Investigation Of AC Transit DisputeA three-person panel appointed by Gov. Jerry Brown was holding a hearing Monday on a labor dispute between AC Transit and its workers that nearly led to a strike last week.
Analysis Reveals Transit Unions Giving Millions To Calif. LawmakersWith BART and AC Transit workers possibly going on strike, a new analysis shows how much money unions representing transit workers donate to state lawmakers.
AC Transit Directors Ask For Cooling-Off Period As Strike LoomsAC Transit’s board of directors asked Gov. Jerry Brown to seek a 60-day cooling off period to eliminate the possibility that the bus agency’s employees could go on strike this week.
AC Transit Workers Issue Strike Notice, May Walk Off Job Thursday MorningOn the heels of a possible BART strike, workers for AC Transit issued their own 72-hour strike notice on Monday, which could lead to a possible walkout Thursday morning.
AC Transit Workers Reject Contract DealAC Transit workers have voted to reject a tentative contract agreement reached with management last week, union officials said Sunday.
No AC Transit Strike, Tentative Agreement Reached With UnionThe union representing nearly 1,800 AC transit workers said it reached a tentative contract agreement with the agency late Tuesday night, averting a strike that would have impacted more than 180,000 daily riders.
AC Transit Workers Set Wednesday Strike DateUnion employees of AC transit said Monday they will walk off the job this week if they don’t reach a contract deal. The news comes just hours after region was spared a strike by Bay Area Rapid Transit operators.
AC Transit Walkout Alongside BART Doesn't HappenLabor talks between AC Transit and the Amalgamated Transit Union Local 192 continued after the existing contract expired Sunday night, with both sides indicating that busses would operate as usual on Monday.
AC Transit Set To Strike At Same Time As BARTEast Bay commuters have more than just a potential Bay Area Rapid Transit strike to worry about Monday. AC Transit issued a warning urging passengers to consider transit alternatives for Monday as contract talks with employee unions had so far failed to result in a new contract.