MTA Reaches Deal With TWU Local 100

Thankfully for the sake of riders throughout the region, the MTA has reached a deal (pending MTA Board approval) with Transport Workers Union Local 100. Based on the initial terms of the deal, I feel it is safe to say that the union won this round of the never ending battle between the heavyweights as […]

MTA & TWU Local 100 Reach Deal

A few days ago, the Transport Workers Union Local 100 reached a deal with the MTA, its longtime nemesis. Here is more on the deal courtesy of Greg Mocker of Pix 11: After 2 years of intense negotiations (and work without a contract), The MTA and The Transport Workers Union have reached an agreement. New […]

TWU Still Wants To Bring Back Token Booths

Nearly 3 years after the MTA closed a number of token booths, the Transport Workers Union Local 100 continues to fight for the return of them. Jose Martinez of NY1 has more in this report: They’re not giving up. The MTA has closed almost 180 subway token booths since 2010, but the Transport Workers Union […]

MTA & TWU Still Far Apart On New Contract

As I noted a week ago, it came as no surprise to see the contract between the MTA & TWU Local 100 expire without a new deal in place. I also opined how for the sake of everybody, I hoped a deal would be reached as soon as possible. However that seems to be wishful […]

MTA Contract With TWU Local 100 Expires

A scene many would like to not see again, TWU Local 100 members on strike. Just a few minutes ago, the contract between the MTA & TWU Local 100 expired. This comes as no surprise considering no one from either side or observers such as myself expected a deal to be reached before it did. […]