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San Francisco transit operators will soon ditch their recognizable, iconic brown uniforms in favor of a new gray.
Persistent problems with employees not showing up for work is laid out in a report by the City Controller’s Office.
Grey Muni uniforms are favored by drivers over the "terrible" and "uncomfortable" brown outfits.
It took less than five minutes for the SFMTA board to approve a new labor contract.
Muni operators voted Monday to approve a new three-year labor contract.
A vote by union members scheduled for Monday has been rescheduled for July 14.
Muni's new labor agreement comes after months of contentious negotiations.
Officials say former Mayor Willie Brown played a key role in negotiating the new contract.
It will be at least six months before new bathrooms are installed at Muni terminals to help drivers relieve themselves without delaying service.