KYW Flashback: SEPTA Strike Leaves Thousands StrandedIt was anything but a typical March day in 1977. KYW Newsradio listeners set clock radios earlier to find out how they would get to work and school. No. A big snow event wasn't in the forecast. A looming SEPTA strike was.
Monday Morning SEPTA Commuters Breathe Easy After Tentative Deal Is Reached With UnionSEPTA riders who feared a strike were breathing a sigh of relief Monday as they headed back to work and school.
SEPTA Commuters Keeping Fingers Crossed After Strike Authorization VoteSEPTA Riders are a little nervous after hearing the news about the potential for a strike.
SEPTA's Largest Union Set To Vote On Whether To Strike Or NotThe Trasnsport Workers Union Local 234 represents SEPTA bus drivers, subway and trolley operators. They've been working without a contract since March.
SEPTA Looks To Get Labor Deal Done With Regional Rail UnionsSEPTA’s board held a special meeting Monday in hopes of working out a new labor deal sooner with the two regional rail unions that staged a one-day strike back in June.
SEPTA Willing To 'Work With' Regional Rail Customers Affected By One-Day StrikeThe SEPTA strike this month lasted only a day, but leaving Regional Rail riders without a train to board for even that short time still was an inconvenience for many.
Stigall Show Log 6.18.14Chris reviews Hillary Clinton's interview last on FOX News, the capture of the mastermind behind the Benghazi terrorist attack, and a Wall Street Journal op-ed from Dick and Liz Cheney. He talks to foreign policy analyst Ed Turzanski, Joe Kerry from the Glenn Beck Show, and Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine.
Stigall Show Log 6.16.13Chris covers the developing crisis in Iraq, President Obama's intervention to halt the SEPTA strike, and Jimmy Rollins becoming the Phillies all-time hits leaders. He talks to Ryne Sandberg and Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup.
SEPTA Regional Rail Riders Breathe Sigh Of Relief As Work Week BeginsSEPTA’s regional rails were back in business for the Monday morning commute, thanks to a presidential executive order that derailed a strike by some 400 locomotive engineers and electricians.
Presidential Emergency Board Schedules Hearings In SEPTA Labor DisputeSEPTA announced Sunday that hearings on the labor dispute will take place next week before an emergency board, established by President Barrack Obama.
SEPTA Riders Relieved Rail Strike Is OverRiders who rely on the regional rails for their commute were breathing a sigh of relief Sunday after federal intervention forced the end of a short-lived SEPTA strike.
SEPTA Makes 'Final Offer' As Philadelphia Hopes To Avert Mass Transit StrikeNow the question is whether the next step is cementing a deal, dealing with a job action, or continuing in limbo.