On Feb. 28, arbitrator Howard Edelman ruled that the MTA’s plan to cut subway service during weekdays and increase it on weekends would not fly. In a major win for transit workers, Edelman said the changes would create, “a major impact upon workers’ lives,” and cited “the difficulty of selecting five days of work in a row” that would come as a result. He further stated that such changes would violate the labor contract. TWU Local  100 Richard Davis said, “This is a win for both the riding public and workers.”

Read the full story by Gregg McQueen for the Bronx Free Press, published March 3, 2023, here:


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