• ballonMembers at CFSU Ottawa ratify Posted on: Jul 28th, 2015

    On July 27, 2015, the members of Local 175 working at Canadian Forces Service Unit (CFSU) in Ottawa ratified a new agreement that covers the next four years. All rates increase by 1% - 2% depending on service retroactive for hours worked since April 1. The members at the top rate receive…

  • Pride-FeatureIMGPride 2015 - Find an event in your community Posted on: Jul 20th, 2015

    Events take place across the province at different times throughout the spring & summer. Check out the list below for dates and see the individual Pride organization websites for full details. We will add to this list as information becomes available and we apologize for any we miss! Happy…

  • ballonHousekeeping staff at Guelph Holiday Inn Express ratify Posted on: Jul 17th, 2015

    Members working in Housekeeping at the Holiday Inn Express in Guelph ratified a new three-year collective agreement on July 10, 2015. Wages improve by 8% over the life of the contract. Members also benefit from increased bereavement leave and vacation entitlement, improved float holiday language…

  • ballonCommunity Action Network (CAN) Barbecue - Photos Posted on: Jul 16th, 2015

    A huge thank you to everyone who came out to enjoy a bright sunny day on Saturday, July 11 at Boyd Conservation Area in Vaughan. Our annual CAN Family Day & BBQ was another great…

  • GWU-Hands-WebStriking Zehrs & RCSS workers ratify amended memorandum of settlement Posted on: Jul 9th, 2015

    MISSISSAUGA, JULY 9, 2015 – Members of the United Food & Commercial Workers (UFCW) Locals 175 & 633 working at Zehrs Great Foods and RCSS stores in Kent, Essex and Lambton counties have ratified an amended memorandum of settlement at votes held today. The 1,600 Union members will…

  • ballonExceldor Foods in Hanover ratifies new collective agreement Posted on: Jul 6th, 2015

    This seven year agreement contains increases as follows: Year one: $.40 Year two, three and four: $.25 Year five: $.30 Year six: $.35 and Year seven: $.40. These increases will apply to all classifications except live hang who receive will receive $1.40 in year one and then the same increases will…

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