"We're proud of our members for stepping up and heading to Alberta to help their fellow Canadians. The fires devastated thousands and many of those people have ties to New Brunswick." — Susie Proulx-Daigle, NBU President
Twenty-six laid off employees returned to work as a result of negotiations.
Union activists gather to develop skills and learn from experts.
"I think if our government takes a long look at this proposal, they will come to the same conclusion as Nova Scotia." —Susie Proulx-Daigle, NBU President
NBU/NUPGE members help make New Brunswick work whether it's in hospitals, on highways, in forests and on the waterways, or at Service New Brunswick locations and numerous other government buildings.
"Breaking the cycle of abuse can be tremendously difficult and, as a province, we should be doing everything we can to help people in this regard." — Susie Proulx-Daigle, NBU President
"Getting these three deals finalized is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our bargaining teams. We're glad we can move forward with these contracts in place." — NBU President Susie Proulx-Daigle
"Now it's time for the membership to study the tentative agreement and vote." — Susie Proulx-Daigle, NBU President
"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
"Like all negotiations, there was give and take. We will present the deal to the members and look forward to hearing their opinions." — Susie Proulx-Daigle, NBU President