Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Atlantic

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Atlantic

March 09, 2011 13:42 ET

Media advisory: Information pickets set for March 10 at Braemore Home

SYDNEY, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - March 9, 2011) - Employees of Braemore Home will be holding an 'Information Picket' on Thursday March 10. 

Members of CUPE Local 3513 will be handing out leaflets to the public concerning their current labour dispute with the facility.

(ATTENTION ASSIGNMENT/PHOTO EDITORS: The pickets will take place between 7:30-9:00am and 4:30-6:00pm outside the workplace, which is located at 1300, Highway 4. CUPE Nova Scotia President Danny Cavanagh will be in attendance at the afternoon picket.)

The 120 members of Local 3513 are facing a possible strike. The union is urging the employer to get back to the bargaining table and negotiate a settlement in the dispute.

Contact Information

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