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Metro responds to strike threat; union agrees to meet with management

Metro and its largest union remain in discussions after the union voted overwhelmingly Sunday to let its leaders call a strike, Metro said Monday afternoon. The Metro Board issued a rare statement but, before agreeing to sit down Tuesday, the union issued a dueling statement criticizing General Manger Paul Wiedefeld in strong terms.

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