More-of-the-same trouble for represented employees of the GGB .
Following another round of negotiations this week that led to no settlement, members of the Marine Engineers Beneficial Association (MEBA), representing the ferryboat captains at the Golden Gate Bridge District, went on strike Friday, Sept. 26.
MEBA members—ferry captains at the Larkspur, Ferry Building and Sausalito terminals—participated in the one-day Unfair Labor Practice (ULP) strike, from 4:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. There was no ferry service between these locations, and no ferry service to the Giants game.
“Throughout the last five months, the District has failed and continues to fail to negotiate in good faith. Yesterday, our union filed a ULP charge with the Public Employee Relations Board against the District,” stated Dave Nolan, MEBA representative.
“This charge exemplifies why MEBA and other employees do not trust the District’s current proposals at the bargaining table,” Nolan added.
“Like many of my coworkers, going on strike tomorrow is the last thing I…
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