By: KDKA-TV News Staff
MARS, Pa. (KDKA) — The Mars Area School Board and Mars Area Education Association have reached a tentative agreement to avoid a potential strike.READ MORE: WalletHub: Pennsylvania Among Least Safe States During Pandemic
In an announcement on the school district’s website, leaders said the board and education association reached a tentative collective bargaining agreement on Wednesday.READ MORE: Heinz Field COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Adding More Appointments
Both parties will work to finalize the language in the contract for ratification votes within the next couple of weeks.MORE NEWS: Pennsylvania Department Of Health Says Flu Activity Across State Remains Low
“This tentative settlement avoids the strike scheduled for Friday,” the announcement said.