Friday, July 24, 2009
Via Rail Set To Strike At Noon
From The Toronto Star:
Talks collapse, majority of trains cancelled.
Via Rail Canada has begun cancelling trains this morning, several hours ahead of a noon strike deadline set by locomotive engineers after talks between union representatives and the company broke down.
Early this morning, the company said unless a last-minute resolution is reached, it will be cancelling all trips at noon.
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Update #1: Talks collapse between Via, engineers as strike deadline approaches -- CTV
Update #2: Talks collapse between Via, engineers as strike deadline approaches -- Canadian Press