Friday, February the 25th is going to be a tough day for commuters and for those who use public transports. A 24-hour strike has indeed been proclaimed, that will affect both surface and non surface public transports (subway, buses and trams).
The strike has been called by the main labor unions (Filt Cgil, Fit Cisl, Uiltrasporti, Faisa Cisal and Ugl Autoferrotranvieri) for the renewal of the national collective labor agreement and for the improvement of working conditions, both from a regulatory and from a salary point of view.
Strike in Milan
In Milan, ATM employees will be striking from 8.45 am to 3 pm and from 6 pm until the end of the day. Both surfaces and underground public transports will be affected.
Nationwide, labor unions have proclaimed a 24-hour strike with no services guaranteed from 8:30 am to 5 pm and from 8 pm until the end of the day. All departures from the terminus up to 8.30 am, as well as from 5 to 8 pm will be guaranteed.
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