MTA Releases Strike Contingency Plan For LIRR CommutersIn the event of a walkout, shuttle bus service will be provided from six LIRR stations to subway stations in New York City.
President Obama's Board Backs Unions Again In LIRR Labor TalksThe three-member Presidential Emergency Board issued its nonbinding resolution on Tuesday, calling the unions' proposal a "reasonable'' solution.
Another Presidential Emergency Board Called To Help Avert LIRR StrikePresident Barack Obama has appointed a second Presidential Emergency Board to help resolve a labor dispute between the Long Island Rail Road and some of its employees.

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