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4-day bus strike in suburbs east of Phoenix ends

August 4, 2013 • Business


Members of the Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1433 strike in front of the First Transit Inc., bus depot on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013 in Tempe, Ariz, after hundreds of bus operators overwhelming rejected a proposed labor contract Wednesday. The strike has affected bus service on 40 routes in Tempe, Mesa, Chandler and Gilbert, plus some routes in Scottsdale and Ahwatukee Foothills, and express service from those communities to downtown Phoenix and Scottsdale. The routes serve an estimated 57,000 bus riders daily. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

PHOENIX (AP) — Bus drivers in the suburbs east of Phoenix tentatively reached an agreement Sunday with a national bus company to end a four-day strike by the drivers.

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