Contract expires for 44,000 NYC subway and bus workers

Posted On Mon, January 16, 2017 By

Posted On Mon, January 16, 2017 By In From Our Partners, Transportation

After the Transport Workers Union and the MTA failed to reach a deal last night, the contracts expired for 44,000 subway and bus workers who are demanding a higher pay raise than the two percent rate of inflation that the MTA is offering. In a statement, TWU Local 100 president John Samuelson said, “Our position will not change, and we will not settle this agreement unless management moves in a positive direction.” He called an emergency executive board session for today to discuss options for the rest of the week.

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