February 28 – Pink Shirt Day

February 26, 2018 0 comments Local, News

Pink Shirt Day, celebrated annually on the last Wednesday in February, to support the important commitment to a safe, harassment-free environment at work and school. “Homophobia, transphobia and harassment at work isn’t just an LGBTQ issue, it’s a human rights […]

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Results for delegates to ARC, Canadian Council and Convention

December 4, 2017 0 comments Local, News

The following is a message from the election committee: The results from the Delegate vote have been received. Below are the ranked results. 1. David Gates 2. Wendy Bradley Reynolds 3. Faith Chaisson 4. Paul Soley 5. Lorna Bowden 6. […]

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Delegates to ARC, Canadian Council and National Convention

November 18, 2017 0 comments Local

Click the names below to view the Candidate Profiles for the candidates to Atlantic Regional Council, Canadian Council and National Constitutional Convention. The election will run from Monday November 20, 2017 at noon to Friday, December 1, 2017. Please email […]

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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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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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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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