Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

January 17, 2014 14:16 ET

HRM crosswalk guards ratify new, four-year union contract

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwired - Jan. 17, 2014) - Crosswalk guards with the Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM) have ratified a new, four-year union contract.

CUPE National Representative Marianne Welsh says, "The membership of Local 4814 voted 97% in favour of the deal which runs from April 1, 2013 to March 31, 2017."

Welsh says the tentative agreement is slated to be on regional council's agenda for ratification at the next scheduled meeting.

Contact Information

  • Marianne Welsh
    CUPE National Representative
    (902) 818-4125 (m)

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