Powered by

Metro GM slams union 'threat,' threatens legal action

Feb 27, 2017 - Washington Post Blogs

Metro is threatening legal action and to turn to more outside contractors after its largest employee union urged workers to reject voluntary overtime in a robocall this week.

General Manager Paul J. Wiedefeld responded to the action Monday, calling it a "threat," but the agency stopped short of saying what legal or contractual obligations might have been violated. Wiedefeld said Metro relies on its workforce to move hundreds of thousands of passengers, reliably operate bus and train ser...