LOS ANGELES

MEtro bikeshare – LA


Timeline

1/27 First organizing contact made

2/20 First employee-only union meeting held

3/5 first union meeting with Transport Workers United

4/22 First captive audience meeting

6/11 Filed with NLRB

6/11 Asked management to recognize our union

6/24 Twitter profile created

6/24 First political endorsement from City Supervisor


6/26 First public event with Donut Friend United - "Solidarity Ride"


6/29 First articles


6/30 received a 3rd City Supervisor endorsement


7/2 Chair of the Metro Board endorses the LA Metro Bike Share workers' union


7/5 LA Transit Legend Kenny Uong endorses the LA Metro Bike Share workers' union


7/13 KPCC The LAist article is published


7/15 Metro Bike Share workers vote 2:1 to Unionize


7/22 Bicycle Transit Systems challenges the vote outcome


7/30 The NLRB dismisses the BTS challenge to the election outcome


8/11 Union recognized

9/28 First bargaining meeting held