Archive | Bargaining Updates

NSGEU Press Release – NSAC

NSGEU Local 92, NSAC/Dalhousie University, Votes to Strike Truro – Members of the Nova Scotia Government and General Employees Union (NSGEU) Local 92, at the Agricultural Campus of Dalhousie University, have voted overwhelmingly in favour of a strike to back their bargaining demands. Votes were counted today and 81 percent of those who voted, voted […]

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Local 58 – Gateway Home – Bargaining Update

Your Bargaining Committee met with your Employer on December 16, 2014 for the purpose of exchanging proposals for your first Collective Agreement. Two days of negotiations commenced on December 17, 2014. Further negotiations are scheduled for January 13, 14, 21, and 22, 2015. We will issue another update following the last scheduled session. A copy of […]

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Local 48 Bargaining Update: Tentative Agreement Ratified!

Local 48 – NS Pension Services Corporation Bargaining Update: Tentative Agreement Ratified! Congratulations to all members of Local 48 on the ratification of the tentative agreement! We had an excellent turnout for the vote: 83% of the Bargaining Unit cast ballots, and 76% of these ballots were in favour of accepting the tentative agreement. Your Bargaining Committee […]

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Local 92 – NSAC/Dalhousie University No Agreement Reached, Information Session Scheduled

Dear Local 92 member: Contract negotiations continued with Dalhousie University on November 12th and 19th with the assistance of a conciliation officer. Your bargaining committee, President Joan Jessome, Chief Negotiator Keiren Tompkins and Employee Relations Officer Tina Webber met with members on November 25th to provide information and to advise members that a tentative agreement was not reached with […]

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Local 48 Bargaining Update

Contract negotiations between Nova Scotia Pension Services Corporation and the Nova Scotia Government & General Employees Union commenced on November 13, 2014 when the parties met and exchanged proposals. A copy of the Union’s tabled proposals is being mailed to Local 48 members. Please keep in mind that these are proposals only. The Bargaining Committee is committed […]

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Local 77 Dalhousie Staff Association Bargaining Update

Your Bargaining Committee exchanged proposals with the employer’s Bargaining Committee on Oct. 27, 2014. Negotiation sessions, either half or full days, are scheduled for Nov. 13, Nov. 27, Dec. 2, Dec. 11, Dec. 16, and Dec. 17. Your Contract Support Committee thanks all those who completed the online bargaining survey. Your responses provided important information […]

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Local 92 – NSAC/Dal Non-Faculty – Bargaining Update

The Local 92 Bargaining Committee was very pleased with membership turn out at the October 27, 2014 Local meeting. The Bargaining Committee gave an update and members had the opportunity to ask questions. A conciliation officer has been appointed to assist the parties in reaching a tentative agreement. November 12 and 19 are confirmed for […]

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