Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Atlantic

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Atlantic

February 19, 2010 15:14 ET

CUPE: Dominion Rink Employees Sign New Contract

SYDNEY, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 19, 2010) - CUPE employees at the Dominion Rink have a new, five-year contract.

CUPE National Representative John Evans says, "Local 850 has ratified a deal that runs from October 1, 2009 to September 30, 2014."

Evans says the employees will see an 11.5 % increase over the life of the agreement. They also received improvements to their layoff language.

He says the deal was reached with the assistance of a Conciliation Officer from the Department of Labour.

Contact Information

  • John Evans
    CUPE National Representative
    902-574-1070 (Cell)
    John McCracken
    CUPE Communications Representative
    902-455-4180 (o)