News

  1. 22 September
    2020
    Nav Canada Imposes Layoffs

    IBEW Local Union 2228 deeply regrets that several of its members are among the layoffs announced by Nav Canada today. Employees represented by LU 2228 at Nav Canada, Canada’s sole Air Navigation Service Provider, maintain critical aviation (…)

  2. 18 September
    2020
    Nav Canada Wage Deferral Discussions Ongoing

    The Local continues to meet with the Executives of Nav Canada regularly to further discuss the wage deferral Letter of Understanding. Any proposed changes to your negotiated entitlements will be put to the membership for a vote to determine the (…)

  3. 01 September
    2020
    Nav Canada Calls on Unions to Resume Agreement Implementation Delay Talks

    In late April 2020, the Local entered into a Memorandum of Understanding ( MOU ) with Nav Canada that allowed for the delay of implementation of the recently ratified collective agreement in an attempt to give the employer some economic relief due to (…)

  4. 31 August
    2020
    The annual general meeting of the IBEW Local 2228 Building Corporation

    The annual general meeting of the IBEW Local 2228 Building Corporation will be held on Wednesday, October 21st, 2020 at 11 a.m. EDT. Due to the ongoing pandemic, the meeting will be held virtually via the Zoom platform. If you would like to submit an (…)

  5. 05 August
    2020
    BILL ANDREEFF SCHOLARSHIP

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

  6. 13 July
    2020
    PSAC Phoenix Damages Agreement

    As you may be aware, the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) has reached their own agreement on Phoenix damages for their members. In 2019, the National Joint Council’s, Phoenix Damages subcommittee reached a settlement for most of the (…)

  7. 07 July
    2020
    President’s Award – 2019

    On behalf of the Executive Board it is my pleasure to announce the recipient of the 2019 President’s Award. Brother Farrukh Sheikh currently serves the local as the chair of the Edmonton South unit. He spends a great deal of time preparing, (…)

  8. 30 June
    2020
    Nav Canada Reorganization

    The recent reorganization taking place within Nav Canada is causing unneeded stress and anxiety amongst the membership. The general lack of detail of the transition falls short of what has been expected by the Local. I want to assure every IBEW 2228 (…)

  9. 02 June
    2020
    IBEW Local 2228 Step-Up Sponsorship Program - Extended

    The National Officers are pleased to announce the extension of this program, aimed at supporting our members who step-up and invest in their community.

  10. 08 May
    2020
    National Mental Health Week

    Dear Members, National Mental Health Week is May 4th-10th. With the current situation, it seems appropriate to shine a light on the various Mental Health initiatives that are available. Given the changes to our lives that have been necessary (…)