Posts Tagged ‘MTA’

Feb
2014
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SMART Union Locals Authorize March LIRR Strike Should MTA Not Accept Fair Contract

SMART Union Locals Authorize March LIRR Strike Should MTA Not Accept Fair Contract
  With 6,000 of their fellow Long Island Railroad (LIRR) laborers without a contract for over three years, two of the locals that make up the Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Union (SMART) have voted to strike in March.  The vote was unanimous, 500-0.   The Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) and SMART are currently ...