No New Negotiations Set Between MTA, LIRR Unions As Workers Prepare For StrikeThere are no plans to restart talks between the MTA and workers' unions after negotiations broke down on Monday with both sides walking away from the table.
MTA Chairman Prendergast On LIRR Unions: They Haven't Moved At AllLong Island Rail Road unions say talks with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority have collapsed with just six days left before a potential walkout of 5,400 workers.
CBS 2's Marcia Kramer Gives Breakdown Of What Both Sides Want In Potential LIRR StrikeWith 10 days to go Thursday before a possible Long Island Rail Road strike, many have been wondering just how far apart the two sides really are.
Congress Will Not Intervene In Contract Dispute To Prevent LIRR StrikeLawmakers said they have no plans to get involved with the contract dispute and urged the MTA and the unions to return to the bargaining table.
MTA Launches Ad Campaign To Warn Commuters As LIRR Strike Deadline NearsThe agency said Wednesday it has print ads running in seven daily newspapers and radio ads airing on 11 stations, including 1010 WINS and WCBS 880.
With Potential LIRR Strike Looming, Cuomo Says He Can't Get InvolvedContract talks are expected to resume Tuesday afternoon between the MTA and LIRR union workers.
Contract Talks Between MTA, LIRR Unions End With No CompromiseCommuters are bracing for the worst after the latest round of contract talks between the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and Long Island Rail Road union workers ended with no compromise in sight.