News

  1. 08 August
    2022
    PSHCP Update: New tentative agreement reached

    After several years of negotiations, IBEW-FIOE is pleased to announce that a new tentative agreement has been reached with the employer to update the Public Service Health Care Plan (PSHCP). The tentative agreement, which falls outside of collective (…)

  2. 04 August
    2022
    Chief Steward Appointed

    I am pleased to announce the appointment of Dwayne Watson to the position of Chief Steward for our members in Region 3 (Trenton Airforce Base to the Quebec Border). Dwayne is a technologist working for Nav Canada and is a former civilian member and (…)

  3. 01 June
    2022
    IBEW 2228 PHOTO CONTEST 2022

    The Union is in the process of rehosting the website and we are looking for new photos for the website.  Prizes: First Place $500 Gift Card to Henry’s Online Store  Second Prize $250 Gift Card to Henry’s Online Store  We (…)

  4. 12 May
    2022
    Yellow Pages members ratify tentative agreement

    I'm pleased to report that our Yellow Pages bargaining unit has ratified the tentative agreement reached on April 22, 2022.   The voting result is:   100% In Favour of ratification.   The new agreement covers the period from (…)

  5. 03 May
    2022
    Training for Members

    Members of IBEW 2228. Working with Alison, a massive open online course provider, I have setup a portal for our members to receive free training. While Alison’s courses are always free, as a gesture from one social enterprise to another, our (…)

  6. 25 April
    2022
    Tentative Agreement with Yellow Pages

    I am pleased to announce that a new tentative agreement between the IBEW LU 2228 and Yellow Pages was reached on April 22, 2022.    The new agreement is a four-year contract starting January 1st, 2022 and ending December 31st, 2025. The (…)

  7. 13 April
    2022
    Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine

    TO ALL IBEW FIRST DISTRICT LOCAL UNIONS Greetings: In the past weeks we have watched the horrific events in Ukraine unfold. Russia’s unprovoked invasion of Ukraine has sent a shockwave throughout the world. However, at a time when there has (…)

  8. 06 April
    2022
    Rogers members ratify tentative agreement

    I'm pleased to report that our Rogers bargaining unit has ratified the tentative agreement reached on March 2, 2022.   The voting result is:   100% In Favour of ratification   The new agreement covers the period is from January (…)

  9. 21 March
    2022
    Steward Training

    Dear Members, We are pleased to be offering Steward Training Courses throughout this year.  The courses will be offered as follows: Montreal QC April 5th and 6th from 8 am – 4 pm Open to all FRENCH SPEAKING stewards only.   (…)

  10. 14 March
    2022
    IBEW 2022 Cash Draw

    TO ALL IBEW FIRST DISTRICT LOCAL UNIONS Greetings:   It’s back! Due to the overwhelming success of last year’s cash draw the IBEW First District International Representatives are once again holding our annual draw, making the top (…)