A tentative deal was reached Thursday that averts a strike by workers at the nation's largest commuter railroad, a top union negotiator said.
Anthony Simon told The Associated Press about the tentative agreement with the Long Island Rail Road.
LIRR Strike Averted
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George Santos owns Ryders Joe Deli. It's located right next to the train station in New Hyde Park, just outside of Queens. He said if Long Island Rail Road workers strike, it would be devastating for his business.
Big and Small Businesses Alike Stand to Suffer from Possible LIRR Strike
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