2012-08-19


Fitzgerald Statement on ATU 85 Vote

PITTSBURGH – County Executive Rich Fitzgerald released the following statement in response to the news regarding the vote by the Amalgamated Transit Union 85 (ATU 85):

“Congratulations to the members of ATU 85, who voted today to ratify the tentative labor contract with the Port Authority of Allegheny County.  I am grateful for their willingness to be a partner with us in finding a long-term solution to funding for public transit in our region.  Their officers and membership showed great leadership today and we look forward to the subsequent vote of the Port Authority Board on Tuesday.”


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