SAULT STE. MARIE, ON, June 5 /CNW Telbec/ - CAS workers of Algoma, CUPE
1880, have ratified the tentative agreement reached last weekend.
"We're pleased with the outcome of the vote," said Lee-Ann Pettenuzzo,
vice president of the local. "Following a very difficult round of bargaining
we will go forward with better conditions for our members, and, we hope, a
better working relationship with the employer.
"We were spared being locked out or having to strike for the agreement we
reached, and that's a very good thing for the children and families we serve."
For further information:
For further information: Lee-Ann Pettenuzzo, Vice President CUPE Local
1880, (705) 257-7172; Rick Alexander, CUPE Representative, (705) 943-5515