BART strike

Passengers enter a BART train at the Daly City Station in San Francisco. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Unions ratify labor agreements ahead of BART meeting

BART's three unions have ratified their labor agreements, with more than 50…

 

BART hopes its new "vision statement" will help avoid future strikes. (Alex Leber/2013 S.F. Examiner)

BART outline goals to avoid possible turmoil

BART is taking its first baby steps toward reconciliation between its unions,…

 

Proposed bill seeks to end BART strikes

State Assemblywoman Catherine B. Baker, R-San Ramon, announced Tuesday a bill to…

 

AP File PhotoBART has created an infographic explaining why trains are constantly packed. The answer? The answer? There aren't enough train cars.

Report: Bad blood, bad decisions precipitated BART strike

A "nearly universal lack of trust" between BART and its union workforce…

AP File PhotoBART has created an infographic explaining why trains are constantly packed. The answer? The answer? There aren't enough train cars.
Alex Leber/S.F. Examiner file photoBART Director Joe Keller has proposed a ballot measure to ban BART strikes.

New BART board president supports measure to ban strikes

Veteran BART Director Joel Keller began his term as the transit agency's…

Alex Leber/S.F. Examiner file photoBART Director Joe Keller has proposed a ballot measure to ban BART strikes.
Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerA broken section of rail that led to major BART delays could be from a batch of bad rail

BART, unions resume talks over paid family medical leave

BART and its two biggest labor unions returned to the bargaining table…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerA broken section of rail that led to major BART delays could be from a batch of bad rail
Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerA broken section of rail that led to major BART delays could be from a batch of bad rail

BART board expected to reject contract, fueling fears of third strike

BART and its unions are likely heading back to the bargaining table,…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerA broken section of rail that led to major BART delays could be from a batch of bad rail
Ben Margot/AP file photoBART's Board of Directors voted to approve a labor contract between BART and its workers but removed a controversial section of the agreement.

Strike three? BART workers considering next steps as directors reject paid-leave provision

BART workers are “considering all options” — which could include litigation or…

Ben Margot/AP file photoBART's Board of Directors voted to approve a labor contract between BART and its workers but removed a controversial section of the agreement.
Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesA man allegedly threw a hammer at striking BART workers.

Man accused of assault on BART strikers set to attend hearing

A preliminary hearing is scheduled today for a San Francisco man accused…

Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesA man allegedly threw a hammer at striking BART workers.
Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F. ExaminerBathrooms at BART's 12 underground stations have been closed to the public since 9/11 for security reasons.

Details of BART labor deal emerge – bathrooms might reopen

Relief for BART riders now that the strike is over does not…

Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F. ExaminerBathrooms at BART's 12 underground stations have been closed to the public since 9/11 for security reasons.
Eric Slomanson/APMourners hold candles Sunday to honor the memory of two workers who were killed during a BART train accident in Walnut Creek on Saturday. The deaths are being credited with helping to spur a quick resolution to the transit system's second strike of the year

BART labor clash resolved after deadly accident

OAKLAND -- It took months of tortured talks, two strikes and the…

Eric Slomanson/APMourners hold candles Sunday to honor the memory of two workers who were killed during a BART train accident in Walnut Creek on Saturday. The deaths are being credited with helping to spur a quick resolution to the transit system's second strike of the year

BART strikes show importance of transit system to Bay Area

There have been many lessons learned over the past few months from…

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SF man accused of throwing hammer at BART picketers

A San Francisco man is accused of hurling a hammer at BART…

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Tentative BART deal includes raise, higher benefit costs

The tentative contract that ended the San Francisco Bay Area's transit strike…

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Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerOn the fourth day of the BART strike

Bay Area crawls to work Monday as BART strike causes commute mess

The worst ever, the worst in history or just the worst since…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerOn the fourth day of the BART strike
Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerA broken section of rail that led to major BART delays could be from a batch of bad rail

Tuesday's commute marred by car wrecks, slow rollout of BART service

BART service is slowly getting back to normal but many commuters still…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerA broken section of rail that led to major BART delays could be from a batch of bad rail
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Feds begin probe of BART rail worker deaths

Federal accident investigators were in the San Francisco Bay Area on Sunday…

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AP Photo/Ben MargotGrace Crunican

Strike two: Breakdown in labor talks halts BART trains for second time this year

A rollercoaster week of strike threats, last-second extensions, progress and a public’s…

AP Photo/Ben MargotGrace Crunican
Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerA broken section of rail that led to major BART delays could be from a batch of bad rail

BART riders fed up with all-night strike watch sessions

Few people want an end to the BART labor saga more than…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerA broken section of rail that led to major BART delays could be from a batch of bad rail
Ben Margot/APBART trains will be running today after a strike was delayed again late Tuesday.

BART strike delayed again as negotiations drag on

It’s a new day, but there’s still no BART deal. However, your…

Ben Margot/APBART trains will be running today after a strike was delayed again late Tuesday.