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Transportation

November 26, 2015

Request for Proposals (RFP) for highways maintenance in the East Kootenay does not include successorship for our members. Will likely result in loss of dedicated and trained employees.

July 27, 2015

Two years to the day after highway worker Wayne Wall was killed on the job, charges have been made against his employer, the Department of Transportation and Works.

June 17, 2015

New report finds that Saskatchewan's private highway contracts make the province vulnerable to paying for poor and expensive work.

February 10, 2015

Following five days of mediation, and a strong strike vote, workers reached a tentative agreement with Protrans BC. 

January 28, 2015

“The strength of the strike vote reflects the commitment of our members to negotiate a fair and reasonable collective agreement." — Paul Finch, BCGEU Treasurer.

January 13, 2015

Overwhelming strike vote by BCGEU/NUPGE members demonstrates commitment to bargaining a fair contract. 

August 2, 2013

"We have exciting work ahead, full of new conversations about how to make our country, our communities, our workplaces and our lives better. And we want you to continue to be part of it!" - James Clancy, NUPGE National President.

January 8, 2013

Along with Public Private Partnerships (P3s), Social Impact Bonds are a bit like money laundering because they allow politicians to hide debt.

December 18, 2012

We will be doing a disservice to our collective goal of achieving greater equality if all Canadians don't mount a spirited and vigorous offence in support of labour rights and unions.

August 30, 2012

This Labour Day in 2012, NUPGE celebrates the legacy of those who came before us and we commit to continue the fight for fairness.