"Both sides worked hard to come to this point, now it's up to the membership to determine the next step." — Susie Proulx-Daigle, NBU President
Fredericton (23 Nov. 2015) — Members of the New Brunswick Union (NBU/NUPGE) who work at the Loch Lomond Villa have reached a tentative deal with their employer.
The group came to an agreement on November 20.
Collective agreement reached — ratification date being planned
"After nine days at the negotiating table, we're happy to achieve this result," said NBU President Susie Proulx-Daigle.
"Both sides worked hard to come to this point, now it's up to the membership to determine the next step."
The deal will be presented to the Loch Lomond Villa bargaining unit, any questions will be answered and a ratification vote will be held.
A total of 14 groups represented by the NBU/NUPGE have either officially signed new contracts, ratified a new deal or agreed to a tentative collective agreement in the past few months.
The National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE) is one of Canada's largest labour organizations with over 360,000 members. Our mission is to improve the lives of working families and to build a stronger Canada by ensuring our common wealth is used for the common good. NUPGE