By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Gateway Education Association in the Gateway School District voted to authorize a strike.READ MORE: Kidsburgh And Brookings Institute Start Project To Increase Family-School Engagement
The association says its teachers, counselors and nurses have been working under an expired contract since July 1 of last year.READ MORE: Idaho Lawmaker Wants Flags At Half-Staff Once Yearly For Abortions
They say the school board is dragging its feet in negotiations, so after a vote, they can now call for a strike if they feel it becomes necessary to reach a fair deal.MORE NEWS: Student Killed In Shooting Outside Oliver Citywide Academy
They also say they’ve been negotiation for an agreement since Jan. 2020 and are hopeful a strike won’t be needed.