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Port Authority, Union, Allegheny County Reach Tentative Deal

Port Authority, the county and the Amalgamated Transit Union were mum on the details, issuing a joint statement saying only that they will put the tentative pact in front of the union membership a week from Sunday.

08/09/2012

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Port Authority Looks To Reign In Legacy Costs

The Port Authority says drastic union concessions are needed in order to pull the transit system out of what it describes as a “death spiral” – a future of service cuts and fare hikes.

08/17/2011

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Contract For Port Authority Drivers Calls For Cuts

The KDKA Investigators have learned a new contract offer to Port Authority drivers calls for major changes. Under the new contract wages, benefits and health care will change dramatically.

07/29/2011

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Port Authority To Probe Problems With Monday’s Commute

The Port Authority is taking a closer look at the problems that occurred with service on Monday.

03/30/2011

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Port Authority Spokesperson: No Solution In Sight

The latest round of Port Authority service cuts went into effect on Sunday. On Monday, commuters got their first dose of the new changes to the system.

03/28/2011

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Port Authority Service Cuts Go Into Effect

The Port Authority’s 15 percent reduction in service went into effect Sunday, but the real impact will likely be felt in the days ahead. In all, 29 bus routes in Allegheny County were eliminated.

KDKA-TV–03/28/2011

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Major Cuts Coming For Port Authority Riders

Despite last-minute pleas for more negotiation time, the Port Authority is now set to put in place drastic cuts to bus service beginning on Sunday.

03/27/2011

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Protest Held Over Public Transportation Privatization Proposal

More than three dozen members of the union representing Port Authority drivers and mechanics spent their morning rallying against a proposal to turn over two bus routes to a private operator.

03/08/2011

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Port Authority, Union Remain At Odds Over Possible Cuts

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The war of words continues between the Port Authority and the union that represents drivers and mechanics. They are at odds over a plan to cut service by 15 percent next month, […]

02/25/2011

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