Golden Gate Ferry Captains Announce One-Day Strike Friday, Impacting Giants GameGolden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District ferry captains Thursday morning announced a one-day strike planned for Friday that will shut down the agency's ferry service for the day.
Stanford Hospital Cancels Anthem Blue Cross Contract After Dispute, Thousands Without Coverage Some 10,000 Anthem Blue Cross members are no longer covered at Stanford Health Care Hospital because of a contract dispute the where the hospital abruptly cancelled the Anthem's contract.
City Councilman: ‘We’re Very Close To The A’s Leaving Oakland’Oakland City Councilman Noel Gallo says his city is close to losing the A's because the government officials are undecided about agreeing to a 10-year lease deal proposed by the organization.
Sources Say Labor And Management Reach Tentative Agreement Weeks After Muni Sickout Three weeks after San Francisco’s Muni operators staged a worker “sickout” that brought city buses, trains and trolleys to a halt; the transit agency and union leaders have now reached a tentative agreement.
Coliseum Authority Claims A’s Wanted Debts Written Off As Negotiations Sour After word of Tuesday night's rejection from the A's on a 10-year lease proposal to stay in Oakland, the Coliseum Authority is speaking out about about a debt they claim the team wants to be written off.
BART To Hire 3rd-Party Consultant To Review Labor Negotiation BreakdownsBay Area Rapid Transit says it will hire a third-party consultant to help figure out what went wrong in last year's labor battle that included two strikes.
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 Negotiations Continue, Unions To Give 10PM Notice On ServiceLabor unions representing Bay Area Rapid Transit workers said they will tell frustrated riders in advance whether trains will be running Thursday or workers will possibly go on strike at midnight.
BART Talks Resume; No New Strike Notice SetNegotiators for Bay Area Rapid Transit and its labor unions resumed negotiations Tuesday afternoon, just hours after marathon negotiations that ended during Tuesday morning's commute.
BART, Unions Reach Pension Agreement As Contract Talks ContinueProgress was made in BART labor contract negotiations on Thursday after unions presented a counter offer to the transit system’s management and an agreement was made over pensions.
BART, Unions Add More Meeting Dates As Deadline NearsBART management and the unions have agreed to more talks, but it still remains to be scene whether they are getting any closer to an agreement.
Gov. Brown Implores BART, Unions To Reach Deal Before End Of Cooling Off PeriodFor the first time since Gov. Jerry Brown ordered a 60-day cooling-off period, Bay Area Rapid Transit management and its unions returned to the bargaining table Monday and resumed negotiations to try and avoid a strike that would result in service shutdown.
BART, Union Return To Bargaining Table With Talks Focused On SafetyThursday's meeting between BART management and Service Employees International Union Local 1021 centered on safety proposals and work rules.
Hayward City Employees Return To Work After 3-Day StrikePicket lines cleared Thursday afternoon as a three-day strike by Hayward workers represented by Service Employees International Union Local 1021 comes to an end.
Hayward City Workers Launch 3-Day Strike Over Contract NegotiationsCity workers in Hayward were launching a three-day strike and rally beginning Tuesday morning to demand further contract negotiations.