BART Strike

BART management is reconsidering its recently negotiated contract after discovering language that apparently gives employees six weeks of paid family leave each year. (Getty Images)

ATU Local 1555 To Vote On Revised BART Labor Deal

One of the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit agency’s largest unions is scheduled to vote on a revised labor deal to resolve months of heated negotiations.

01/03/2014

BART management is reconsidering its recently negotiated contract after discovering language that apparently gives employees six weeks of paid family leave each year. (Getty Images)

BART Board To Vote On Revised Labor Contract Deal

The board of the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit agency is expected to vote on a revised labor deal with two of its largest unions to finally resolve months of contentious negotiations.

01/02/2014

BART management is reconsidering its recently negotiated contract after discovering language that apparently gives employees six weeks of paid family leave each year. (Getty Images)

BART, Union Leaders Reach Pact

The threat of another commute-crippling transportation strike in the San Francisco Bay area receded on Saturday when officials for the region’s transit rail system and negotiators for its two largest labor unions said they had resolved the latest sticking point in their months-long negotiations and reached a new contract.

12/21/2013

BART management is reconsidering its recently negotiated contract after discovering language that apparently gives employees six weeks of paid family leave each year. (Getty Images)

BART, Unions Meeting Again Over Contract Provision

San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit and its two largest unions will be meeting for a second day over a key contract provision that has led to a lawsuit.

12/13/2013

BART management is reconsidering its recently negotiated contract after discovering language that apparently gives employees six weeks of paid family leave each year. (Getty Images)

BART, Unions To Meet Again Over Contract Provision

San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit and its two largest unions will be meeting again with a federal mediator over a key contract provision that has led to a lawsuit.

12/12/2013

A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train pulls away from the Rockridge station in Oakland. (Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART, Unions Meet Over Contract Provision Dispute

Bay Area Rapid Transit officials and its two largest unions were meeting on Monday to go over the agency’s estimates of how much a disputed contract provision would cost.

11/18/2013

A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train pulls away from the Rockridge station in Oakland. (Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Unions Ratify Contract That Ended Strike

A second Bay Area Rapid Transit labor union has ratified the contract agreement that brought to an end a bitter labor dispute that led to two San Francisco area transportation strikes, officials said Saturday.

11/02/2013

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BART Unions Voting On Contract That Ended Strike

Bay Area Rapid Transit’s two largest unions are voting on a tentative contract agreement after a bitter labor dispute that prompted two strikes.

11/01/2013

BART STrike

BART Trains Running With Limited Service

The San Francisco Bay Area’s main commuter train system is running limited service Tuesday morning after a tentative deal was struck to end a commute-crippling four-day strike.

10/21/2013

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UPDATED: Unions Put Off BART Strike For A Day

With a midnight strike deadline just hours away and public frustration mounting, negotiators for the Bay Area Rapid Transit system and its two unions resumed contract talks Sunday as nervous commuters scouted alternate ways of getting to work.

10/13/2013

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BART Talks Resume As Deadline Nears

Contracts talks resumed Saturday afternoon between the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit system and its two unions, a BART spokesman said.

10/12/2013