Previously: Your Thursday Night BART Strike Coverage Roundup

And here’s what we have: BART Board VP Ready To Return To The Bargaining Table To Head Off Strike, Union Announces BART Strike Beginning At Midnight Sunday, Transit Agencies Prepare For Impact Of BART Strike And our BART page is here.

ABC7: Transit alternatives, pretty much what it sounds like, and BART strike set for Monday, which is pretty much the video above.

Chron: BART strike set for Monday Attributes breakdowns in talks to “changes in job assignments and management’s unwillingness to cut the duration of the contract in half” Also, SFGate commenters? Sheesh.

Akit’s Complaint Department: BART strike? I’m so scared… Akit’s fourloughed on Monday, so he might ” decide to see if there are any BART picketers to taunt and take photos at a nearby downtown SF station.” We should probably start drafting that “local blogger gets ass kicked by ATU members” piece now.

Streetsblog: BART Commuters Weigh Their Options as Strike Looms People are figuring out what to do instead of take BART, “The good news is that only one person out of 14 interviewed reported they plan to drive to work on Monday.”

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