Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Atlantic

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Atlantic

September 21, 2009 09:34 ET

CUPE Reaches Deal with Cheticamp Association for Community Living

SYDNEY, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 21, 2009) - Employees of the Cheticamp Association for Community Living have their first union contract.

CUPE Local 4896 reached a tentative agreement with the Association with the help of a Conciliator from the Department of Labour and Workforce Development.

No details of the collective agreement will be released until a ratification vote. A meeting is scheduled for September 29, 2009 at the Cheticamp Harbour Authority Building at 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

CUPE National Representative John Evans says the Bargaining Committee is recommending acceptance of the deal to the approximately 35 employees.

Contact Information

  • CUPE National Representative
    John Evans
    902-539-4933
    or
    CUPE Communications Representative
    John McCracken
    902-455-4180