BROCKVILLE, ON, Oct. 5 /CNW Telbec/ - Municipal workers at the Township
of Edwardsburgh/Cardinal reached a tentative agreement late last night in
conciliation talks. The 15 workers, represented by the Canadian Union of
Public Employees (CUPE), provide services in public works, equipment
operations, parks and arenas.
"We are happy that we were finally able to achieve a tentative agreement
that we will be recommending to our members," said Wayne Lefebvre, president
of CUPE 2311.02. Terms of the agreement will not be released until it has been
presented to members for a ratification vote on October 11.
For further information:
For further information: Wayne Lefebvre, President CUPE 2311.02, (613)
802-2006; Donna Carlaw, CUPE National Representative, (905) 373-5002; James
Chai, CUPE Communications, (416) 292-3999