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June 5, 2015
Stock Toronto Technicians Ratify A New Three Year Collective Agreement!

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June 1, 2015
Local Executive Board Officer Elections

Local Executive Board Officer Elections - WEDNESDAY JUNE 10, 2015
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June 1, 2015
First Student Bowmanville

Our members from the Bowmanville First Student Division Vote to Ratify Tentative Agreement
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May 24, 2015
First Student Kincardine/Port Elgin & Owen Sound

New three year Collective Agreements ratified by the membership in both locations!
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May 14, 2015
Local 4268 Executive Board Nomination Meeting

Unifor Local 4268 Executive Board positions will be subject to triannual election this spring.
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May 14, 2015
First Student Members of Local 4268

Memo to all Unifor Local 4268 Membership of First Student Bowmanville, Port Elgin-Kincardine, Thornhill and Owen Sound-Wiarton.
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April 28, 2015
Local 4268 Election Committee

On April 18, 2015 our Local held a special General membership Meeting and Election of Election Committee Members to oversee our upcoming triannual Election for Local Union Executive Officers
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April 28, 2015
National Day of Mourning - April 28th, 2015

This is Unifor's 31st year of observing April 28 as the National Day of Mourning to remember and honor those workers who have died or who have been injured on the job.
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April 14, 2015
JUSTICE FOR GTAA WORKERS!!!.

The Greater Toronto Airport Authority has created employment chaos at the airport by attacking good jobs and job security.
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April 8, 2015
Special General Membership Meeting/Election Committee Nomination & Election

Unifor Local 4268 will begin preparing for the triannual election of Executive Board Officers.
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February 24, 2015
Attention First Student Members of Local 4268

Collective Bargaining Update
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February 19, 2015
Breaking News!! - Transit Drivers Win Greater Protection with Bill S-221

Bill S221 lobby, an Act to amend the Criminal Code (assaults against public transit operators), has been successfully adopted by the House of Commons!
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February 19, 2015
BFI Sarnia

Members at BFI Sarnia vote to ratify a new three year collective agreement.
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February 12, 2015
School Bus Industry Campaign Update

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February 11, 2015
Hey, Hey, Ho, Ho - Stephen Harper has to GO!

Report on GTA Unifor election strategy meeting - Feb 6, 2015. Unifor recommends strategic voting in our next Federal Election.
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February 11, 2015
Unifor Scholarships

Deadline for applications is April 30, 2015
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February 10, 2015
TARGET workers Need your Help and Support

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February 10, 2015
Preventing Motor Vehicle Accidents

Tips For Avoiding A Collision
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December 15, 2014
Stop Bill C-377

The Conservative government's anti-worker bill is back in front of the Senate
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December 15, 2014
School Bus Campaign Update

It has been a very busy time for our School Bus Campaign!
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December 3, 2014
December 3, 2014 - International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Unifor Statement on International Day of Persons with Disabilities Most of us will require some kind of accommodation at some point in our lives.
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October 1, 2014
Feds Probe Truckers’ Lament: Cancer, Diabetes And Obesity

The health and lifestyles of Canada’s 182,000 truck drivers are being studied by Transport Canada amid industry complaints of a national driver shortage.
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September 22, 2014
Unifor School Bus Campaign

See the Unifor Policy Paper + Letter to Premier Wynne and Education Minister Sandals and more........
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September 2, 2014
Unifor raises school bus concerns in new report

Unifor has today written to the Premier of Ontario and the Minister of Education, alerting them to serious problems with how school bus contracts are awarded across the province, and is releasing a new report on the issue.
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August 28, 2014
ATTENTION ALL SCHOOL BUS DRIVING MEMBERS

We are anticipating a very important news release on the first day of school regarding the school bus industry!! Please stay tuned to our website for future updates!
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August 28, 2014
WHERE DO OUR RIGHTS COME FROM?

Unifor local unions and activists have been at the forefront of winning union rights through the decades,
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August 27, 2014
Rights At Work Campaign

Workers Basic Labour Rights Under Threat!!!
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August 13, 2014
Waste Management - London, St. Catharines & Hamilton

Congratulations to our members at all three Waste Management locations who recently ratified three year Collective Agreements!
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August 10, 2014
WHAT DOES IT TAKE TO BE A SCHOOL BUS DRIVER?

Excerpts submitted by a School Bus Driver
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March 18, 2014
National Day of Action - March 31, 2014

On March 31st, we are asking you to join with our health care coalition partners from across the country for a National Day of Action to mark the end of the Accord.
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February 26, 2014
Message from Unifor National President - Jerry Dias

Tim Hudak, leader of the Ontario Progressive Conservatives, announced that he is backing off from his attack on working people in Ontario and their unions. Hudak announced that he is abandoning his plan to kill the Rand formula.
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February 14, 2014
Unifor Scholarships - Apply Now!!

Unifor is committed to building the strongest and most effective union and to improve the lives of working people. Post-secondary education is out of reach for many working-class children due to skyrocketing tuition fees.
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February 13, 2014
From Our National President - Jerry Diaz

Bill C-525 - Employees’ Voting Rights Act – An Act to amend the Canada Labour Code, Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public Service Relations Act (certification and revocation – bargaining agent)
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December 6, 2013
Dec 6- National Day of Remebrance and Action on Violence against Women

Dec 6, 1989 - L'Ecole Polytechnique in Montreal 14 female engineering students were systematically murdered - women who were shot dead solely because they were women.
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December 4, 2013
Right to work or Right to Freeload?

See what the conservative government has planned for the worker!
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November 25, 2013
Nov 25 - United Nations International Day for te Elimination of Violence Against Women

The United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women has been observed on November 25th each year since 2000.
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November 25, 2013
Union Activists

Do you know a great activist in our local union or in your workplace? How about nominating him or her for the ‘featured activist’ spot in the new national newsletter Uniforum?
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November 25, 2013
Message from Jerry Dias, Unifor National President

Top 10 honour reflects Unifor’s great work and hope for the future
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November 22, 2013
MACLEAN'S MOST POWERFUL

Each person was assessed in three ways: how much institutional power do they hold, how innovative are they, and how much is happening right now, or soon, that puts their power in play?
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October 27, 2013
Transfreight Ingersoll Ontario Ratifies New Collective Agreement

Our members at Transfreight ratified a new three year Collective Agreement on Oct 27, 2013
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October 24, 2013
Stock Technicians Ratify a Two Year Collective Agreement

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October 24, 2013
Transfreight Unit Meeting

RATIFICATION VOTE! All members are strongly urged to attend!
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September 19, 2013
Stock Mechanics Strike Vote Results!

We are pleased to report that the membership has fully and unanimously endorsed (100%) the taking of strike action, if necessary, to support the demands for a fair and equitable settlement with Stock Transportation.
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September 19, 2013
TO ALL MEMBERS OF UNIFOR LOCAL 4268_ Message from President Debbie Montgomery

As of the Founding Convention this past Labour Day weekend, delegates in attendance voted overwhelmingly to join Unifor. Therefore, we will now be known as: Unifor Local 4268!
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May 10, 2013
CAW Local 4268 General Membership Meeting

Meyers Transport unit meeting to occur immediately after closing of General Membership
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May 2, 2013
Stock Transportation Ratification Vote Results

Stock Transportation members ratify three year collective agreement!
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May 1, 2013
Members of CAW Local 4268 - Stock Transportation, Upton & Kennedy

A Tentative agreement has been reached between the bargaining committees of Toronto North and Toronto East and Stock Transportation!
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April 27, 2013
National Day of Mourning – April 28, 2013

On April 28, 2013, we mark the 29th anniversary of the National Day of Mourning for workers injured or killed on the job.
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April 27, 2013
MEMBERS OF Local 4268 – STOCK TRANSPORTATION

BARGAINING UPDATE
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April 22, 2013
CAW Local 4268 Ratifies Collective Agreement with GFL - Hamilton

A tentative agreement that was reached on April 16, 2013 with a full committee recommendation was ratified Saturday April 20, 2013.
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April 22, 2013
Members of CAW Local 4268 - Stock Transportation

STRIKE VOTE RESULTS!!
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January 27, 2013
Protest Porter Airlines! Demand a Living Wage

Show solidarity with the 25 Porter Airlines workers in Toronto who are fighting for a living wage! Join their picket line any day between 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at Bathurst Street and Queens Quay, Toronto
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January 27, 2013
ONE BILLION RISING - Rising Together Against Violence Against Women

OFL Statement in Support of One Billion Rising – February 14, 2013 - an international day of action, dance and resistance.
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January 27, 2013
AFRICAN HERITAGE MONTH

February is African Heritage Month, a time to commemorate African Heritage and those individuals who fought to enrich it - changing the world for the better.
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January 27, 2013
Local Bylaws

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January 9, 2013
Rally for Rights and Democracy

Rally for Rights and Democracy on January 26, 2013 @ 1:00 pm Location: Allan Gardens in Toronto
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January 8, 2013
Message from CAW President Ken Lewenza

The new union Communications Working Group, has developed a questionnaire to find out what our members, allies, affiliates, non-union workers and others think about important foundational elements.
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December 24, 2012
SEASONS GREETINGS

Happy Everything to Everyone
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December 15, 2012
US Right-to-Work Thinking Now Infecting Canada

Report from CAW Econonmist - Jim Stanford
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December 4, 2012
Bill C-377 Message

A message from National Presidents Ken Lewenza & Dave Coles
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November 27, 2012
Transportation Workers Set Global Agenda in Toronto

The International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) met in Toronto November 12-16 to set the global agenda for transportation worker unions right around the world, in the rail and road transportation sectors.
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November 25, 2012
National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

Each year leading up to December 6th the CAW initiates a call to political action that our members can take to highlight the situation of gender-based violence in Canada.
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November 18, 2012
A NEW CANADIAN TRADITION!!!!

Birth of a New Tradition
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November 18, 2012
Made in Canada Matters

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October 15, 2012
CEP Votes in Favour of New Union

CEP, CAW to Now Move Forward with Forming Largest Private Sector Union in Canada
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October 5, 2012
CAW Statement on World Day for Decent Work 2012

CAW Statement on World Day for Decent Work 2012 - October 7, 2012 CAW National President Ken Lewenza
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September 17, 2012
EI Changes Make Workers More Vulnerable

The Harper government's recent changes to Employment Insurance eligibility rules will increase the precariousness of jobs and undermine the bargaining power of workers across the country!
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September 3, 2012
GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING

Sunday September 23, 2012
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August 31, 2012
Message from CAW President Ken Lewenza

Hope Springs Eternal for Workers this Labour Day
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August 31, 2012
TORONTO LABOUR DAY PARADE

UNITE AGAINST AUSTERITY.
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August 27, 2012
CAW Constitutional & Bargaining Convention Aug 20 -24, 2012

CAW Constitutional & Bargaining Convention Delegates voted unanimously in favour of proposal for a merger with CEP
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August 27, 2012
CAW Constitutional & Bargaining Convention Aug 20 -24, 2012

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June 16, 2012
Cantaux Membership Meeting

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June 16, 2012
GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING AND VOTE

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June 10, 2012
GFL Membership Meeting

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June 10, 2012
Transfreight Membership Meeting

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May 24, 2012
Message from the President

Congratulations to elected Executive Board Officers
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May 24, 2012
General Membership Meeting

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May 21, 2012
EXECUTIVE BOARD ELECTIONS RESULTS

Executive Board Election Results held on the 14th of May 2012.
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May 12, 2012
May 14, 2012 - Local Executive Board Elections

Message From The President
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May 1, 2012
EXECUTIVE BOARD ELECTIONS

ELECTIONS WILL TAKE PLACE MAY 14, 2012
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April 22, 2012
EXECUTIVE BOARD NOMINATIONS MEETING

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April 22, 2012
FIRST STUDENT - BARGAINING UPDATE

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April 21, 2012
First Student Owen Sound - Ratification Vote Results

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April 16, 2012
Local 4268 Election Committee Members

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April 16, 2012
First Student Port Elgin/Kincardine - Ratification Vote Results

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April 8, 2012
FIRST STUDENT - BARGAINING UPDATE

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April 5, 2012
First Student Thornhill - Ratification Vote Results

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April 5, 2012
First Student Ratification Vote - Port Elgin/Kincardine

IMPORTANT NOTICE!!!
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April 5, 2012
First Student - Owen Sound - Ratification Vote

IMPORTANT MEETING!!
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April 5, 2012
First Student Mississauga (Hawkestone) - Ratification Vote Results

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March 31, 2012
FIRST STUDENT - BARGAINING UPDATE

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March 31, 2012
Thornhill First Student - RATIFICATION VOTE

ALL DRIVERS ARE STRONGLY URGED TO ATTEND!!!
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March 30, 2012
First Student Lindsay - Ratification Vote Results

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March 30, 2012
Hawkestone First Student - RATIFICATION VOTE

ALL DRIVERS ARE STRONGLY URGED TO ATTEND!!
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March 30, 2012
First Student Bowmanville - Result of Ratification Vote

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March 27, 2012
Local 4268 Election Committee

Election Committee as elected March 18, 2012
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March 27, 2012
First Student Lindsay - Ratification Vote

ALL MEMBERS ARE STRONGLY URGED TO ATTEND!!
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March 27, 2012
First Student Bowmanville - Ratification Vote

ALL MEMBERS ARE URGED TO ATTEND!!!!
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March 27, 2012
Ontario Day of Action April 21, 2012

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March 19, 2012
New Website Launched To Provide Updates On CAW/CEP Merger Talks

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March 18, 2012
CAW GROUP AUTO AND HOME INSURANCE PROGRAM

BRECKLES INSURANCE BROKERS AND AVIVA - EXCLUSIVE OFFER TO CAW MEMBERS
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March 11, 2012
GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING Election Committee Nominations and Election
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March 6, 2012
FIRST STUDENT - BARGAINING UPDATE

Please watch for news releases in all affected areas!
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February 29, 2012
CAW and CEP to begin talks on new union

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February 29, 2012
CAW Local 4268 Welcome Cantaux Mechanics!

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February 29, 2012
Stock Mechanics Representative Elections Results

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February 20, 2012
STOCK MECHANICS MEMBERSHIP MEETING

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February 19, 2012
FIRST STUDENT - BARGAINING UPDATE

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February 9, 2012
Family Education Summer Program

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February 9, 2012
CAW National Bursaries

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February 9, 2012
NDP LEADERSHIP VOTE

VOTE FOR PEGGY NASH!!!!
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February 4, 2012
Violence in Busing Industry

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February 3, 2012
STOCK TORONTO NORTH (Kennedy Rd) Unit Meeting

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January 14, 2012
First Student Lindsay

STRIKE VOTE RESULTS ARE IN!!!
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January 14, 2012
Thornhill First Student

STRIKE VOTE RESULTS ARE IN!!
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January 12, 2012
First Student - Owen Sound

STRIKE VOTE RESULTS ARE IN!!!
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January 11, 2012
Port Elgin/Kincardine First Student

STRIKE VOTE RESULTS ARE IN!!!
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January 11, 2012
Hawkestone First Student

STRIKE VOTE RESULTS ARE IN!!!
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January 10, 2012
First Student Bowmanville -

STRIKE VOTE RESULTS ARE IN!!!
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December 28, 2011
First Student Thornhill - STRIKE VOTE

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December 28, 2011
First Student Lindsay - STRIKE VOTE

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December 24, 2011
SEASONS GREETINGS

“Safe and Happy everything to everyone”
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December 24, 2011
First Student Port Elgin/Kincardine - STRIKE VOTE

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December 24, 2011
First Student Bowmanville - STRIKE VOTE

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November 27, 2011
First Student - Owen Sound - STRIKE VOTE

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November 27, 2011
First Student Mississauga (Hawkestone) - STRIKE VOTE

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November 26, 2011
STOCK TORONTO NORTH (Kennedy Rd) Unit Meeting

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November 26, 2011
BFI Members Ratify Three Year Collective Agreement

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November 13, 2011
General Membership Meeting

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October 31, 2011
Waste Management Hamilton - Representative Election Results

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October 30, 2011
BFI Bracebridge Strike Vote Results

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October 27, 2011
Transfreight Members Ratify CBA

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October 24, 2011
Waste Management Hamilton - Unit Meeting and Representative Elections

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October 18, 2011
Transfreight Membership Meeting

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October 12, 2011
Strike/Ratification Vote BFI Bracebridge

Strike/Ratification Vote - Saturday October 29, 2011
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October 12, 2011
LET’S RISE UP AND OCCUPY TORONTO

Saturday, October 15, 2011 @ 10:00 a.m. King and York Street
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October 12, 2011
First Student - Bargaining Update

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October 12, 2011
Transfreight

Collective Bargaining Update
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September 19, 2011
Stock Mechanics Representative Elections Results

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September 1, 2011
TORONTO LABOUR DAY PARADE

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 5TH , 2011 AT 8:00AM .
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August 30, 2011
Unionized Airport Limousine Services

Please support our fellow members and unionized workplaces whenever possible
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August 9, 2011
SPECIAL OFFER from the Toronto Argonauts

Special Ticket Offer Silver $45.00 (Reg: $52) Bronze $27.00 (Reg: $31)
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August 6, 2011
Stock Mechanics Representative Elections

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August 6, 2011
Waste Management Units

St. Catharines, Hamilton and London
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July 29, 2011
Attn: Waste Management Units: Hamilton, St. Catharines & London

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July 26, 2011
Waste Management St. Catharines Strike/Ratification Vote

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July 26, 2011
Waste Management Hamilton Strike/Ratification Vote

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July 26, 2011
Waste Management London Strike/Ratification vote

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July 23, 2011
Stock Mechanics Ratification Vote

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July 18, 2011
Stock Mechanics Ratification Vote

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July 18, 2011
First Student Ratifies A One Year Collective agreement

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June 16, 2011
First Student Thornhill - Ratification Vote

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June 10, 2011
First Student Bowmanville - Ratification Vote

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June 10, 2011
First Student Lindsay - Ratification Vote

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June 3, 2011
First Student Ratification Vote - Port Elgin/Kincardine

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June 3, 2011
STOCK TORONTO EAST (Upton Division) Representative Elections

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June 3, 2011
First Student Ratification Vote - Owen Sound

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June 3, 2011
First Student Ratification Vote - Mississauga (Hawketone)

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May 19, 2011
STOCK TORONTO EAST (Upton Division) Representative Elections

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May 19, 2011
STOCK TORONTO NORTH (Kennedy Rd) Representative Elections

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May 5, 2011
Stock Ratification Vote

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May 5, 2011
General Membership Meeting

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May 1, 2011
Stock Transportation

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April 30, 2011
Stock Transportation Tentative Agreement

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April 21, 2011
Stock Strike Vote/Collective Bargaining Update

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April 15, 2011
STOCK TRANSPORTATION STRIKE VOTE

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April 11, 2011
Meyers Ratification Vote

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March 22, 2011
Stock Collective Bargaining Update

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March 22, 2011
Meyers Collective Bargaining Update

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March 22, 2011
First Student Collective Bargaining Update

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March 20, 2011
Executive & General Membership Meeting

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March 19, 2011
Stoney Creek Waste Management Unit Meeting

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February 28, 2011
St. Catharines Waste Management Unit Meeting

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February 26, 2011
Xepa Unit Meeting

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February 9, 2011
First Student Hawkestone Unit Meeting

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February 7, 2011
CAW National and Council Bursaries

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February 4, 2011
Local 4268 Welcomes New Members

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