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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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Unifor – National Scholarships 28 available!


December 10, 2015 0 comments News

2017 Unifor National Scholarship information is now available! Unifor is offering 28 Scholarships in the amount of $2,000 each! Applications are due no later than April 30, 2017 Unifor National Scholarship Application 2017  

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Trustee Results


November 4, 2015 0 comments Local, News

Thank you to all who voted in the Trustee Committee election. The results are in and the following people have been elected to the Trustee Committee: Christine Read Ourania Zervobeakos Robert Oakey Charles Maynard (alternate) Thank you again to all […]

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Trustee Committee Election


October 14, 2015 0 comments Local, News

Beginning October 16 until October 26, 2015 there will be an electronic vote for our Local 2289 Trustee Committee. The Committee will consist of three (3) members and one (1) alternate. Click the candidate’s name to view their candidate profile […]

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Bell Aliant contracting out jobs to India


August 26, 2015 0 comments News, Unifor ACL

PRESS RELEASE Bell Aliant contracting out jobs to India August 24, 2015 Halifax – Workers at Bell Aliant are concerned at the increasing number of jobs being contracted out to workers in India as Bell Aliant adopts more of Bell […]

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