Transport Workers Union Local 234 members have voted in favor of ratifying a new, two-year contract with SEPTA.
For the first time in its brief history, the Philadelphia Union will be coached by a Philadelphia native.
Philadelphia Union hire Jim Curtin as their head coach.
SEPTA officials joined leaders from Transport Workers Union Local 234 late Friday night to announce that a deal had finally been reached.
A decision on whether to strike could come as soon as Friday.
Picket lines went up Friday outside Atlantic City’s Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort as union members planned to protest the court-ordered termination of their health insurance and pension plans.
A federal bankruptcy court judge voided the labor contract at Atlantic City’s Trump Taj Mahal casino, raising hopes that the gambling hall and its 3,000 jobs could be saved.
Trump Entertainment Resorts said it needs big union concessions and massive tax breaks from Atlantic City and New Jersey — both of which already have rejected the demand.
The Crew scored three times in a late 5-minute span in a 3-2 comeback victory over the Union on Saturday night.
The protesters blocked an intersection at Missouri and Arctic Avenues.
The meeting is a rare and important second visit, which means planners will be able to compare costs before and after the customer satisfaction agreement signed in May, which simplifies work rules.
The Philadelphia Union host the Seattle Sounders on Tuesday in the U.S. Open Cup Final.
The Union look to stay hot when they host the Red Bulls on Saturday afternoon.
The Union came away with a 3-2 win over Harrisburg on Thursday night.
Mayor Nutter says he’ll do his best to avoid cuts to city services, as he attempts to close a new $70 million dollar deficit caused by a new contract award for police officers.