2021Virtual meeting update
Registrants will be given the option to select the official language of their choice when they log into the meeting. The meeting will be following the regular unit meeting structure and Paul Cameron will be presenting bargaining unit reports first (…)
2021Nav Canada Members – Survey on Economic Relief
This message in intended primarily for our members at Nav Canada.
2021Correction – Delegate Election for the 40th International Convention
Regrettably, an error in the tracking of nominations for the International Convention has been discovered. As a result, there are now more candidates than positions available so an election will be conducted. The nominees have been advised of the (…)
2021Treasury Board - Update on sick leave / short-term disability negotiations
As you likely remember, the Collective Agreement reached in 2016 contained a Memorandum of Agreement regarding a short-term disability program to replace the current sick leave regime. This MoA established the minimum standards for an Employee (…)
2021CKUA members ratify tentative agreement.
I'm pleased to report that our CKUA bargaining unit has ratified the tentative agreement reached on January 12, 2021. The voting result is: 100% In Favour of ratification The new agreement covers the period from the expiry (…)
2021State of the Union and the COVID-19 One year Anniversary
Dear members of Local 2228, The Month of March is the COVID-19 Pandemic one-year anniversary according to the World Health Organization. This is one anniversary we could have all done without. Nonetheless here we are and I felt it necessary to (…)
2021Pay Center makes calculation error in Government Members retroactive payments
Dear members of IBEW 2228, Recently the Federal Government Pay Center contacted the Local to inform us they had made an error in the mass retroactive calculation that was processed for the “EL” classification group on November 26, 2019 (…)
2021Nav Canada economic relief update
Hello everyone, I would like to clarify my previous communications regarding economic relief. Discussions with the company are ongoing. The proposed agreement has not been finalized with the company as the Business Office has proposed changes to (…)