News

  1. 04 June
    2019
    Applications Open for IBEW Fall 2019 RENEW/NextGEN Conference

    IBEW Local 2228 values good leadership and developing our future leaders is always a high priority.  As such the local is currently seeking applicants who wish to attend the following IBEW conference being held this fall. IBEW RENEW/NextGEN (…)

  2. 28 May
    2019
    Tentative agreement reached with Treasury Board

    Your negotiating team is pleased to report that it has reached a tentative agreement with the Federal Government.  This agreement follows two days of meetings where all outstanding issues were resolved to the satisfaction of both parties.  (…)

  3. 27 May
    2019
    BILL ANDREEFF SCHOLARSHIP

    The Bill Andreeff Scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to sons or daughters of members of L.U. 2228.

  4. 16 May
    2019
    Nav Canada National Steering Committee Appointed

    In consultation with the Business Manager, Paul Cameron, I am pleased to announce the appointment of the following members to the Nav Canada National Steering Committee. Please extend your support to these members who have volunteered for this (…)

  5. 14 May
    2019
    Executive Board Meeting – Spring 2019

    The Executive Board met recently for our regular bi-annual meeting. The 4-day meeting was held in Victoria during the week of May 6th with the Executive Board Representatives, Table Officers and the Business Manager in attendance. In addition to (…)

  6. 09 May
    2019
    Joint Statement: Federal Unions Approve Agreement on Phoenix Damages

    Late last week, a subcommittee of federal public service unions and employer representatives reached a tentative agreement to provide damages to public service workers in light of the ongoing Phoenix payroll debacle. This tentative agreement was two (…)

  7. 09 May
    2019
    FAQ: Phoenix Damages Agreement

    General questions about the agreement Does this mean I won’t get my money from Phoenix? You will still receive any outstanding amounts owed to you that you may not have received due to Phoenix. Does this mean I won’t be (…)

  8. 16 April
    2019
    Government Bargaining Update #4

    The IBEW 2228 Bargaining team met with the employer on April 9th, 10th, and the 11th. The pace of progress through some of the proposals was slow. The employer explained their position on several proposals in greater detail and clarity than they (…)

  9. 10 April
    2019
    Call for Nominations – 2018 President’s Award

    This is a call for nominations for the IBEW Local 2228 President’s Award for 2018. Deadline for submissions is April 30, 2019.

  10. 04 February
    2019
    Government Bargaining update #3

    The Local’s bargaining team met with the Treasury Board for their third round of bargaining January 29th and 30th.  Editorial changes were agreed to as well as the inclusion of clarification language in a few articles. The employer came (…)