Local Authorities begin open-ended strike

16.01.2012                      21.Tewet. 5772

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Local Authorities begin open-ended strike

Municipal employees don't show up to work in J'lem, Haifa, Tel Aviv; motorists are free to park wherever they please.

Garbage is likely to pile up on the streets of major cities and motorists have the freedom to park wherever they like, as municipal authorities began an open-ended strike Monday morning in protest over government funding.
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu met with representatives from the Union of Local Authorities on Sunday evening in a last-minute – and apparently fruitless – attempt to resolve the dispute, for which the Union blames the Treasury and government ministers….