'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.
Workers face wide-range of health and safety concerns as well as attacks on job security, wages and benefits.
Private British Columbia highway contractors rewarded by Liberal government of Premier Gordon Campbell despite repeatedly failing safety inspections.
NDP MLA introduces private member's bill following tragic death of highways department employee Jim Gallenger.
'Ministry of Transportation needs to take back control of costs and operational outcomes to determine value for money.'