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Nominations & Expression of Interest


July 28, 2017 0 comments Local, News

We are now accepting expressions of interest to fill the following positions: Safety Coordinator – resume and/or portfolio to be submitted for consideration no later than Friday, July 28, 2017 By-Laws Committee Diversity Committee OH&S Policy Committee Pension Committee Scholarship Committee […]

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Election Committee Vote Results


March 29, 2017 0 comments Local, News

The results from the Election Committee election are in! Congratulations to our new Election Committee: Carmelita MacKenzie (Judge) Ted Keay Leslie Lowther Thank you to all candidates and to members who exercised their right to vote!

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Election Committee Vote


March 10, 2017 0 comments Local, News

Beginning March 13 until March 24, 2017  there will be an electronic vote for our Local 2289 Election Committee. The Committee will consist of three (3) members. Click the candidate’s name to view their candidate profile (.pdf) Ted Keay Leslie […]

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Unifor ACL Biennial


January 23, 2017 0 comments News, Uncategorized, Unifor ACL

In accordance with Article 13 of the Unifor Atlantic Communication Locals (Unifor ACL) By-laws, the 6th Biennial Council Locals Meeting will be held on May 15-19, 2017 at the Hampton Inn and Suites, Halifax Nova Scotia. Call Letter Resolution Form […]

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Local News and Updates


January 19, 2017 0 comments Local

Day of Protest – January 23 2017 January 23, 2017 will mark one (1) year that the unionized members of the Halifax Typographical Union (HTU) have been on strike. Many of us know what it is like to be on […]

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Supporting Locked out Local 597 members


December 29, 2016 0 comments Local, News

Late on December 19th, D-J Composites locked out our nearly 50 members, five days before the Christmas season, after demanding between 3 and 5 years of wage freezes, depending on the workers’ classification. Local 2289 has donated $500 on behalf […]

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PEL Training Schedule and Unifor Family Education Programs available to you!


December 16, 2016 0 comments Did you know?

View the Port Elgin Schedule. Contact the Local office if you are interested in attending a PEL course! ———————————————- The call letter and application are now available for the 2017 Family Education Program. This is a unique program where members […]

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Rally to support Chronicle Herald workers Dec 14


December 14, 2016 0 comments Did you know?

Dear Unifor members,   It’s been 326 days since The Chronicle Herald newsroom staff began their strike. Their employer continues to ignore requests to bargain, despite members of the Halifax Typographical Union (HTU) offering a 17% pay cut.   December 14 Rally – […]

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Donation to Christmas Daddies


December 14, 2016 0 comments Local, News

Local 2289 has donated on behalf of it’s members a total of $500 to Christmas daddies.

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Act for Education Rally – MEMO from NSTU


December 5, 2016 0 comments Did you know?

MEMORANDUM TO: Union Leaders FROM: Liette Doucet, NSTU President DATE: December 5, 2016 SUBJECT: Act for Education Rally Due to the Nova Scotia Teachers Union’s current labour dispute with the Nova Scotia Government, the NSTU is organizing a rally on […]

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