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August 12, 2019
VTA and ATU Reach Tentative Agreement
VTA is pleased to announce that contract negotiations with Amalgamated Transit Union Local 265 have resulted in a tentative three-year successor agreement. ATU membership ratification of the...
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July 23, 2019
Successful Tentative Agreement Reached with TAEA
VTA is pleased to announce that the contract negotiations with Transportation Authority Engineers and Architects Association (TAEA) Local 21 have concluded with a tentative three-year successor...
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July 22, 2019
Successful Agreement Reached with AFSCME
VTA is pleased to announce that the contract negotiations with American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Local 101 have concluded with a tentative three-year successor...
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May 10, 2019
VTA Makes Last, Best and Final Offer to ATU on May 10, 2019
VTA and ATU Local 265 have been negotiating for a successor labor agreement since August 2018. Through good faith negotiations over this time, substantial progress has been made on many issues. By...
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April 17, 2019
VTA and ATU to Meet with a Mediator
VTA and ATU Local 265 continue to negotiate for a successor labor agreement. Until most recently, the parties were moving closer to reaching our common goals which are to ensure good and reliable...
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March 19, 2019
VTA, ATU Labor Negotiations Update
VTA and ATU Local 265 continue to negotiate for a successor labor agreement. Although current VTA proposals illustrate that the organization is working towards meeting some of the needs of its ATU...
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March 06, 2019
VTA and ATU Negotiations Continue
VTA began the new year negotiating collective bargaining agreements with two of its four unions – ATU Local 265 and SEIU Local 521. On January 23, SEIU held a ratification vote for a 3-year successor...
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March 01, 2019
VTA Union Negotiations Update
VTA began the new year negotiating collective bargaining agreements with two of its four unions – ATU Local 265 and SEIU Local 521. On January 23, SEIU held a ratification vote for a 3-year successor...
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January 16, 2019
VTA Labor Negotiations Underway
VTA has over 2,200 employees, and approximately 90% of them are represented by four bargaining units, or unions. The VTA Labor Relations Department is responsible for negotiating and administering...
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