STAMFORD - Stamford Mayor Michael Pavia is trying to avoid a strike at a chain of day care centers.

Mayor Pavia's office says he's planning to meet with officials from the teachers union at Childcare Learning Centers

The union workers have said they'll strike in coming weeks if a new contract agreement is not reached. The day care centers service many low-income families.

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