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BART Workers Set to Strike at Midnight

BART workers are set to strike at midnight tonight, in advance of Friday morning’s commute. Here are statements from BART and Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 1021.

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Poll:Who are you more angry with over the risk of a BART strike?

Commuters are waiting on tenterhooks for the BART contract talks to be resolved, with extensions now coming one day at a time.

Who are you more angry with over the risk of a BART strike?

BART Management BART Workers

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Poll: Will BART Management And Unions Come to Agreement Within 60 Days?

A California judge is expected today (Aug. 11th) to grant Governor Brown’s request for a 60-day cooling-off period. Will BART management and labor unions come to an agreement within that time frame?

Do you predict a BART agreement within the next 60 days?

No (84%, 27 Votes) Yes (16%, 5 Votes)

Total Voters: 32

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Poll: Will BART Management And Unions Come to Agreement Within Seven Days?

California Governor Jerry Brown has ordered an investigation into BART contract talks, effectively staving off a strike for seven days. Will BART management and labor unions come to an agreement within that time frame?

Do you predict a BART contract agreement before August 12th?

No (86%, 12 Votes) Yes (14%, 2 Votes)

Total Voters: 14

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San Francisco Bay Ferry Published BART Strike Schedules

City of Alameda officials are working to make more parking available in anticipation of the BART strike, but pay attention to areas where parking is still prohibited.

San Francisco Bay Ferry issued advisories today communicating extended service schedules in anticipation of a BART strike expected to wreak havoc on Monday morning’s commute.

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Metropolitan Transportation Commission Urges Commuters to Prepare for BART Strike as Early as Monday

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission is urging commuters to prepare for a possible BART strike on Monday. (BART)

BART union contracts expire at midnight this Sunday, and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission is urging commuters to prepare for alternate transportation to work as early as Monday, in the event of a strike.

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Alameda Police Provide Safety Tips for New Years Eve

Alameda Police are providing tips for a safe New Years Eve.

The Alameda Police Department is providing the following guidance for would-be New Year’s Eve revelers.

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Alameda‘s Senior Citizens and Disabled Will Receive Free Shuttle Service

By Erica Madison

In response to a planned reduction of Measure B Paratransit funds, the City Manager suggested free shuttle service for Alameda’s senior and disabled citizens in a City Council meeting on Nov. 3, 2009.

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