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Unifor Golf Tournament


June 25, 2024 0 comments Local, News

See below for details about the 2024 Unifor Golf Tournament.

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Unifor PEL


March 26, 2024 0 comments Local, News, Uncategorized

Unifor Education CentreAt Unifor there is an emphasis on education. The Paid Education Leave program (PEL) is a fund negotiated in our collective bargaining—Article 29.13. It is used to develop and offer courses on topics relating to workers’ experiences, assist in building […]

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SCHOLARSHIPS 2024


March 22, 2024 0 comments Local, News

The Scholarship Committee is now taking applications for 4 local scholarships.  To be eligible, you must be enrolled in a full-time post-secondary education program at an accredited educational institute in Canada.  You must also be a child of/under the guardianship […]

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Annual Local Meeting 2024


February 29, 2024 0 comments Local, News

Below are the resolutions put forward for the 2024 Annual Local Meeting. 2024 Resolutions In accordance with Article 18 of the Unifor Local 2289 By-laws, the Annual Local Meeting will be held April 18-19, 2024 in Truro, Nova Scotia. Please […]

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February 12, 2024 0 comments Local, News, Uncategorized

The following is the response from Unifor National regarding the announcement on Thursday, Feb 8, regarding job cuts:

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Committee Results


September 19, 2023 0 comments Local, News, Uncategorized

We would like to welcome the following members to the positions below: Safety Representative (CHSC): Paul Burke Women’s Advocate: Mary-Lynn Chittick Human Right’s Committee:  Will Sweeney—Young Worker           Lorna Bowden—Worker of ColourTracy Emery—Women         Lukas Gould—AboriginalLGBTQ—VacantWorkers with Disabilities—Vacant Scholarship Committee:  RJ MacNeil—District 1Tracy Emery—District […]

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Scholarship Winners


August 9, 2023 0 comments Local, News

We are pleased to announce the 2023 winners of the Unifor Local 2289 scholarships.

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2023 Election Results


June 21, 2023 0 comments Local, News

To the membership, The results of the 2023 Union Election are now available. 60% of the membership voted, and here are the successful candidates for the Executive Board: PresidentRobert Bower Vice PresidentDavid Fortner Secretary/TreasurerWendy Bradley Reynolds Regional Director – District 1Derek […]

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Unifor National Scholarship


May 26, 2023 0 comments Did you know?, News

Greetings! Please note that the deadline to apply for a Unifor Scholarship is fast approaching! Each year Unifor awards 28 scholarships of $2,000 to children of Unifor members and a Unifor member entering their first year of post-secondary studies. More […]

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