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199 Stand’s Up For Steel

199 Stand’s Up For Steel

  Members of Local 199 traveled to Hamilton to show their support for US steel workers and retirees.  The Canadian...

Plant Gate Collection at GM

Union reps were at the plant gates of General Motors to collect funds for families in need at Christmas. The...

Hope Centre Welland

Doanna Higham, Alex Latham and Larry Greenhalgh presented a cheque to Christina Lajeunesse and Mark Carl at the Hope Centre...

Membership Meetings

The last General Membership meeting of the year was on Wednesday 15th 2015 at 6pm. The Retirees Membership meeting was...

Office Hours – Union Hall

The Union hall will be closed during the Christmas period, The Office will be closed; Thursday December 24th 2015 and...

GM Employment Opportunity

Employment Opportunity at GM A Supplemental Workforce Employee agreement has been entered into by the Union and the Company. To...

CAMI Employment Opportunity

Effectively immediately, the GM Cami Assembly Plant in Ingersoll, Ontario, will be accepting applications for Temporary Part-Time (TPT) production associate...

Education Courses

The Unifor Family Education Centre offers a variety of educational programs to our members. A complete listing has been posted...

GM Special Payment

GM Special Payment

$2000 Special Payment The $2,000 special payment will be on the pay issued Dec. 10. This payment is one of...

GM UAW Ratify

GM UAW Ratify

  UAW Contract negotiations The UAW has ratified an agreement with General Motors after going back to the Company to...

GM Dealership Experience

GM Dealership Experience

GM Plant Chair Report November 2016   Terry Jarrell who is the Quality Manager at St Catharines Powertrain has informed...

Retirees Health Care Benefits

Retirees Health Care Benefits

Gord Graham who is the administrator for the retirees Health Care Trust will be making a presentation regarding post-retirement health...

GM Federal Elections

GM Federal Elections

GM Chair Report October 2015 Please Vote October 19th 2015 Personally, I believe that everyone should vote, because everyone is...

GM Recalls Workers

GM Recalls Workers

Former St Cathainres Timed out active Oshawa/Woodstock Workers A recall occurred in 2013 for our brothers and sisters with recall...

LABOUR DAY 2015

LABOUR DAY 2015

I would like to take this opportunity to personally thank everyone who participated in the Labour Day parade and BBQ...

Building Better local Unions

Building Better local Unions

Local Union Task Force Meeting, Building Better Local Unions The National Union has organized a task force and scheduled meetings...

GM Unit Information Meeting

GM Unit Information Meeting

Tim McKinnon called an Information meeting to discuss the challenges of the General Motors facilities in Canada. Approximately 300 members...

GM Unit Chairperson’s Report

GM Unit Chairperson’s Report

Plant population 890 production active, 380 skilled trade’s active and 221 New Hires active, for a total population of 1491...

GM Steve Carlisle Community Update

GM Steve Carlisle Community Update

Steve Carlisle is the President of GM Canada, he released this Community Update, thought you would be interested having the information. ...

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