OAKVILLE, ON, Sept. 30, 2011 /CNW/ - The CAW has just reached a
tentative agreement with Oakville Transit, avoiding any possible
disruption in transit service.
The two sides were working up against a strike deadline of tonight at
Workers will vote on the new deal on Sunday. Details of the agreement
will be released upon ratification.
CAW Local 1256 represents 180 workers at Oakville Transit, including
drivers, mechanics and cleaners. The transit workers contract expired
on May 15.
SOURCE Canadian Auto Workers Union (CAW)
For further information:
CAW National Representative Paulo Ribeiro 416-302-3966 or CAW Communications Shannon Devine 416-302-1699