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After 2 Years, MTA and Union Close In on a New ContractNew York TimesAfter 2 Years, M.T.A. and Union Close In on a New Contract. By STEVEN GREENHOUSE APRIL 16, 2014. Inside. Photo. A Long Island Rail Road train departing at Penn Station. Credit Nicole Bengiveno/The New York Times. Continue reading the main story.
De Blasio says new MTA contract won't affect future negotationsNew York PostA day after the MTA offered its workers a new contract with retroactive pay, Mayor de Blasio insisted the deal doesn't set a precedent for the city's ongoing negotiations with its unions. ?We have a very different reality here ? we have our fiscal ...
Contract talks heat up between transit workers, MTANew York PostTransit workers came closer to making a deal with the MTA Tuesday more than two years after their labor contract expired, union sources told The Post. Transport Workers Union Local 100 president John Samuelsen was in talks Tuesday with MTA boss ...
NYC Transit Worker Contract Raises Wages, Not MTA FaresBloombergThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority and the union representing New York City's subway and bus workers agreed on a tentative contract that would raise wages by 8 percent over five years without fare increases. The accord, announced in Manhattan ...
MTA, TWU Local 100 reach deal on new contract
Ending a two-year impasse, the MTA and the union for subway and bus workers in the city have agreed to a new contract that includes 8% raises over five years and will not increase the base fare, Gov. Cuomo announced Thursday.
Fares hold as MTA workers get raises under new contract
A deal reached between the MTA and the Transport Workers Union will give unionized subway and bus employees 8 percent raises over five years ? while sparing riders fare hikes....
De Blasio says new MTA contract won?t affect future negotations
A day after the MTA offered its workers a new contract with retroactive pay, Mayor de Blasio insisted the deal doesn?t set a precedent for the city?s ongoing negotiations with...
Cuomo?s MTA contract triumph also a costly one
?No contract, no work? used to be the motto of the Transport Workers Union. The subway and bus shop?s new motto should be: ?Good things come to those who wait.?...
New York's transit authority cuts deal to end 2-year pay dispute
By Edward Krudy NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) struck a deal on Thursday to end a 2-year pay dispute with a more generous offer to workers than the years of pay freezes it had originally proposed, New York state Governor Andrew Cuomo said. "The resolution of this contract dispute is fair to transit workers, fiscally responsible for the MTA, and will ...
MTA, transit worker unions close to deal on new contract: sources
The MTA and the union representing subway and bus workers in the city are close to reaching an agreement on a new contract that would grant workers an 8% raise over five years, according to sources familiar with the talks.
Governor Cuomo announces MTA and TWU labor agreement
After 2 years of intense negotiations (and work without a contract), The MTA and The Transport Workers Union have reached an agreement. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the deal which includes back pay and raises and does not negatively ?
Cuomo announces new deal between MTA and Transit Union
The MTA and transit workers union have reached a new contract that gives subway and bus workers raises after five years.
Contract talks heat up between transit workers, MTA
Transit workers came closer to making a deal with the MTA Tuesday more than two years after their labor contract expired, union sources told The Post. Transport Workers Union Local...
MTA, union reach deal for transit workers
Transit officials and the union representing about 34,000 city subway and bus workers reached a tentative contract deal that would include raises and new benefits but require higher health insurance payments, both sides and Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Thursday.