"Like all negotiations, there was give and take. We will present these deals to the members and look forward to hearing their opinions." — Susie Proulx-Daigle, NBU President
Fredericton (04 June 2015) — The New Brunswick Union (NBU/NUPGE) — after extensive negotiations — has reached tentative agreements for two of its bargaining components.
NBU/NUPGE members will be voting on the tentative agreements in the near future
The bargaining teams from Resource Services and Specialized Health Care Professionals negotiated with representatives from the provincial government for the past week. The tentative agreements were reached over the weekend.
The NBU/NUPGE looks forward to the next step in the process which is presenting the deals to the overall membership of these groups, answering their questions and a ratification vote.
"The negotiating teams did a great job and put in some very long hours," said NBU President Susie Proulx-Daigle. "Like all negotiations, there was give and take. We will present these deals to the members and look forward to hearing their opinions."
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