Michael Cordiello

NYC School Buses Rolling Again After Monthlong StrikeRegular bus schedules resumed on all 7,700 routes Wednesday morning. Around 5,000 of those routes and 152,000 students were affected by the strike.
Parents, Students Glad To See School Bus Strike EndThe school bus strike that has had thousands of parents scrambling to get their kids to school for the past month has come to an end.
Union: City Rejects Latest Offer To End School Bus StrikeMichael Cordiello of Local 1181 of the Amalgamated Transit Union said the union had requested a "cooling off" period of up to three months if the city was willing suspend the opening of the special education bid and come to the table.
School Bus Companies Using Replacements As Strike ContinuesDozens of buses rolled out Tuesday on Staten Island amid jeers, boos and shouts of "scab" from striking school bus drivers and matrons.
NYC School Bus Companies, Union Meet On Eighth Day Of StrikeThe walkout began on Jan. 16, triggered by the city’s plan to put bus contracts out to bid to lower costs.
Bloomberg Organizes Meeting Between School Bus Companies, Union LeadersBloomberg is hoping the two sides can come to an agreement to end the strike which entered its seventh day on Friday.
Parents Scramble To Get Kids To Class On 2nd Day Of NYC School Bus Strike Michael Cordiello of Local 1181 of the Amalgamated Transit Union said the drivers will strike until Mayor Michael Bloomberg and the city agree to put a job security clause back into their contract.
Thousands Of NYC School Bus Drivers Go On Strike, Cause Headaches For ParentsMore than 8,000 school bus drivers and matrons went on strike in New York City Wednesday, leaving nearly 152,000 public school students having to find other ways to get to class.
Parents Scramble On Eve Of NYC's First School Bus Strike In 33 YearsNew York City school bus drivers were just hours from walking off the job Tuesday night, and thousands of parents were scrambling to find alternate transportation.
Yellow School Buses Run Monday In NYC, But Possible Strike Looms Local 1181 of the Amalgamated Transit Union is furious over the details of a new plan by the city to put contracts with private bus companies up for bid.
Parents Worry As NYC School Bus Strike Loomsens of thousands of children were preparing Sunday night for the threat of a New York City school bus drivers’ strike.