As Strike Looms, It’s Back To The Bargaining Table For UC, Patient Care Technical Workers

As Strike Looms, It’s Back To The Bargaining Table For UC, Patient Care Technical Workers

Negotiators for the University of California and 13,000 patient care technical workers will go back to the bargaining table on Friday to try to avert…

Vote To End Eight Months Of BART Contract Wrestling Won’t Happen This Year

Vote To End Eight Months Of BART Contract Wrestling Won’t Happen This Year

Votes on an agreement that would end eight months of strife between BART and its labor unions probably won’t be held until late next week,…

It Might Be Over: BART Management And Union Reach Tentative Contract Agreement (Again)

It Might Be Over: BART Management And Union Reach Tentative Contract Agreement (Again)

The Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1555 announced early this morning that a tentative agreement on outstanding contract items had been reached with BART management. With…

Talks Continue Between BART Management, Unions

Talks Continue Between BART Management, Unions

BART and its two biggest labor unions returned to the bargaining table today to make another attempt to resolve a dispute over a contract provision…

Union Officials Begin BART Contract Talks With An Open Mind

Union Officials Begin BART Contract Talks With An Open Mind

BART officials say they are hopeful that negotiations with the transit agency’s two biggest labor unions today and Friday will resolve a heated dispute over…

Contract Dispute Continues: BART Management And Unions Meeting Thursday And Friday

Contract Dispute Continues: BART Management And Unions Meeting Thursday And Friday

BART and its two biggest labor unions will meet on Thursday to try to resolve a dispute over a contract provision that calls for employees…

As Cooling-Off Period Ends, BART Contract Negotiations Show A Little Bit Of Progress

As Cooling-Off Period Ends, BART Contract Negotiations Show A Little Bit Of Progress

With only a week remaining before a 60-day cooling off period expires, negotiators for BART management and its labor unions are making progress on some…

BART Contract Talks Resume Monday, Both Sides Remain Millions Of Bucks Apart

BART Contract Talks Resume Monday, Both Sides Remain Millions Of Bucks Apart

BART employee unions and management are expected to return to the bargaining table Monday but remain hundreds of millions apart in their contract offers, officials…

Rider And Worker Safety Remains BART Contract Negotiation Battleground

Rider And Worker Safety Remains BART Contract Negotiation Battleground

As BART workers and management continue their stalemate in negotiations for a new contract, one of the agency’s unions today reiterated their concerns over the…

BART Negotiations Stalled: Both Sides Make Bad Faith Allegations

BART Negotiations Stalled: Both Sides Make Bad Faith Allegations

With only five weeks left before a 60-day cooling off period expires, negotiators for BART management and its labor unions didn’t meet at the bargaining…

BART Contract Negotiations Won’t Resume Until Friday

BART Contract Negotiations Won’t Resume Until Friday

Representatives of BART and its two biggest labor unions are meeting separately with state mediators today but won’t resume formal negotiations until Friday, BART spokesman…