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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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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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Women’s Committee fundraiser for Chrysalis House


November 28, 2016 0 comments Local, News

Thanks to all who participated in purchasing tickets for the Women’s Committee gift car tree! Thanks to you, the Women’s Committee donated $300 to Chrysalis House!

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Trade the TPP Rally!


September 21, 2016 0 comments Local, News

Trade the TPP RALLY   When: Thursday, September 29, 2016 9:00 am – Parade Square (1841 Argyle St, Halifax)   March to Marriott Harbourfront Hotel for Rally   Please join us!

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Unifor ACL Information Sessions


May 31, 2016 0 comments News, Unifor ACL

The Unifor ACL will be holding information sessions in preparation for the upcoming discussions with Bell regarding our next collective agreement. The sessions will be held in all four Atlantic Provinces during the month of June. The scheduled information sessions […]

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Call for Issues / Bargaining Proposals


May 17, 2016 0 comments News, Unifor ACL

Call for Issues / Bargaining Proposals The Common Interest Forum (CIF), which is comprised of the Council Executive and Bell Senior Management are preparing to discuss the Issues that will form the new Collective Agreement. The collective agreement expires December […]

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Aboriginal Workers & workers of Colour (AWOC) Conference


April 4, 2016 0 comments Local, News

Redefining the True Faces of Our Union June 3 – 5 2016 – Port Elgin Family Education Centre Click here for the Call Letter We are looking for expressions of interest to attend this conference!

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Local Scholarships


February 17, 2016 0 comments Local, News

The Local is pleased to announce that we will be awarding 4 $1000 scholarships! The Local sponsored application is now available! Click here to download the application Deadline: April 30 2016. Click here for information on National sponsored scholarships

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Local Union Task Force Meetings – Antigonish & Sydney


January 14, 2016 0 comments News, Unifor ACL

Unifor National President Jerry Dias launched Unifor’s Local Union Task Force in 2015, with Town Hall meetings in local communities beginning that summer and continuing into 2016 – all in an effort to build stronger local unions. The Local Union […]

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2016 – Annual Local Meeting


January 6, 2016 0 comments Local, News

In accordance with Article 18 of the Unifor Local 2289 By-laws, the 9th Annual Local Meeting will be held 21-22 April 2016 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Delegates may be nominated to attend during their regular February 2016 unit meetings. Click […]

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