OCTOBER 23, 2013-
The Erie Philharmonic Union gives the go ahead to strike.
And today both sides continue to negotiate.
Local 17 of the American Federation of Musicians say their services have been nearly cut in half.
They claim the pay hasn't kept up with inflation.
The Erie Philharmonic is currently performing with out a contract.
But officials are optimistic that an agreement can be reached.
Despite the Erie Philharmonic performing without a contract, there is a concert scheduled for Saturday.
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