Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

March 12, 2012 08:13 ET

CUPE LPNs reach tentative agreement with Braemore Home

SYDNEY, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - March 12, 2012) - CUPE Local 1478 has reached a tentative agreement with Braemore Home, on behalf of 45 LPNs in the facility.

CUPE National Representative John Evans says, "It's a two-year agreement but other than that no details will be released until it is presented to the members on March 18 for a ratification vote."

Evans says the bargaining committee is recommending acceptance of the deal and are happy with the offer.

Says Evans, "We view this as a positive new beginning at Braemore. It is part of rebuilding trust between the union and the employer. We are looking forward to working with the new CEO, Mildred Colbourne, as well."

Contact Information

  • John Evans
    CUPE National Representative
    (902) 539-4933 (o)

    John McCracken
    CUPE Atlantic Communications Representative
    (902) 455-4180 (o)