Local

Metro Workers Take Their Contract Quest To Commuters

Bob Hamilton
View Comments
Photo courtesy of Flickr, Metro St. Louis

Photo courtesy of Flickr, Metro St. Louis

bob-hamilton Bob Hamilton
Veteran KMOX news anchor, Bob Hamilton, started at KMOX in 1982....
Read More
News

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Union workers at Metro, the local transit agency, are meeting and greeting commuters this morning to call attention to their quest for a new contract.

Members of the Amalgamated Transit Union Local 788 say they’ll be leafleting at several Metro stations including North Hanley and Shrewsbury.

The workers say they’ve gone years without a contract while Metro CEO John Nations is pulling down $250,000 a year.

Both sides say they’re far apart with pensions and medical coverage key concerns.

(TM and © Copyright 2014 CBS Radio Inc. and its relevant subsidiaries. CBS RADIO and EYE Logo TM and Copyright 2014 CBS Broadcasting Inc. Used under license. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

MORE LOCAL NEWS:

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 3,986 other followers