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CN CTY Members Ratify Agreement

“We thank you for your support and look forward to the enhanced benefits and working conditions."

All CN CTY Members: We are very pleased to announce that the membership has endorsed and ratified the May 29 tentative agreement.

Omnitrax must repair rail line

"Omnitrax has legal obligations to clean up and repair the tracks," Trudeau told a news conference at Winnipeg's Assiniboine Park Saturday morning. "This is a responsibility that is squarely on the shoulders of Omnitrax." 

660 Re: Metrolinx Media Release

By now I’m sure most of you have seen the media release published by Metrolinx on Friday, July 21, if not you can find the article here. This announcement caught everyone by surprise, and after attending the company’s information sessions.

 

CP Negotiations Bulletin

This letter is further to our bulletin of June 26, 2017 with respect to our meetings with the Company in Ottawa. During that meeting, Mr. Creel had asked the Union to consider an extension to our current contract.

In Memory of Brother Casavant

His contributions were countless and he is sorely missed by those who were fortunate enough to have known him. On July 17, 2017, Brother Casavant's efforts were honoured by Teamsters Canada Rail Conference Division 796 in Edmonton.


HELP FUND CAIDENS RECOVERY

This tragic accident resulted in Caiden losing a limb. The TCRC is asking all of our members show solidarity by reaching out to help Brother Nordin and his family in any way you can.

Swissport Scabs

“We tried our best to reach an acceptable agreement with the company. Swissport just wasn’t interested,” explained Harjinder Badial, vice-president of Teamsters Local Union 419.



Arbitration

Together we will continue to fight for the rights of workers through the legislative framework in Canada, through the negotiated Agreements in place.

CLC Scholarship

The Canadian Labour Congress Young Workers Program and the United Way Centraide are pleased to present the first annual Post-Secondary Scholarship.

Hoffa Scholarship

This year, the James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund distributed $1.2 million in scholarship awards to the sons and daughters of Teamsters.

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