Harry 1,088 Posted July 28, 2010 Share #1 Posted July 28, 2010 The MTA says it can avoid further service cuts for four years - but riders and transit workers will still be in for a bumpy ride. Transit officials Wednesday will officially unveil a four-year financial plan that includes fare and toll hikes in January and again in 2013. Transit workers would see their pay frozen for two years unless they agree to work rule changes or other concessions covering the cost of raises. Officials concede the plan has its share of risks and uncertainties, like the performance of the economy, levels of state funding and the ability of labor and management to find middle ground in contract negotiations. Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/ny_local/2010/07/28/2010-07-28_mta_roller_coaster_foresees_no_cuts_in_service_but_will_hike_fares_tolls__freeze.html#ixzz0uyu4Ey4z Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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