'The four-year deal includes a general wage increase of 2.75% in each of the last two years and a no lay-off clause.'
Dozens of events will be held across the province on Friday (Dec. 3) to fight back against the McGuinty government's plan to scapegoat public sector workers.
Incident involving impaired driver who fled accident scene illustrates dangers faced daily by public employees on Canada's highways.
Unanimous vote by Metro Vancouver Environment and Energy Committee welcomed by BCGEU and COPE.
'Polling has told us the public values the public services they receive.' - Joan Jessome.
Two-year deal ratified after 'a lot of hard work' by NSGEU negotiators who were constrained by a climate of 'ongoing program review' within the government.
Vital inspection work highlighted during truck safety blitz in southern Ontario.
Brings back memories of Mike Harris cuts causing 'flying wheels' and 'dangerous rigs'.
'These highway depots need to be reopened. This shouldn't be just about winning.' - Carol Furlong.
'NAPE is calling on government to immediately re-open the depots they closed this spring.' - Carol Furlong.