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Local 87 – Final Offer from Employer, Important Meeting Scheduled

After many months of bargaining, your employer has provided your bargaining committee with a final offer, which contains a proposed wage package. We would like to present their offer to you as soon as possible, and provide an opportunity for you to vote on whether you would like to accept it, or continue to move […]

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Celebrating Treaty Day: October 1st

On October 1st, we celebrate Treaty Day and mark the beginning on Mi’kmaq History Month in Nova Scotia, as proclaimed in 1993 by then-Premier John Savage and Mi’kmaq Grand Chief Ben Sylliboy. The purpose of Treaty Day is to promote public awareness about the Mi’kmaw culture and heritage for all citizens of Nova Scotia. To learn […]

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Local 82 – NSCAD – Tentative Agreement Reached

The union and employer exchanged bargaining proposals on September 9th, 2013, and continued negotiations on September 17th, 18th and 19th.  The parties booked additional time on September 25th and 26th and finally reached a tentative agreement on September 26th. Your bargaining committee is recommending members vote in favor of the tentative agreement. Information meetings and […]

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Local 267 NSCC – Talks Break Off – Conciliation Services Requested

Your bargaining committee has met with the employer for a total of eight days ending on Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013. Very little was achieved during these negotiations. As a result, the union has made a request to the Nova Scotia Department of Labour and Advanced Education to appoint a conciliation officer to assist the parties […]

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Putting the Pieces Together for Mental Health- Public Forum – Monday, October 7th, 2013

Putting the Pieces Together for Mental Health- Public Forum – Monday, October 7th, 2013 Doors open for admission & visiting information booths at 10:00 AM Forum runs from 11:00AM – 3:30PM Enter our prize draw! HALIFAX FORUM (Bingo Hall – Almon St. Entrance) 2901 Windsor Street, Halifax, NS FREE ADMISSION ~ ALL WELCOME ~ A […]

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Saint Mary’s University and NSGEU to Put Silver Lining in Retirement

Saint Mary’s University and NSGEU to Put Silver Lining in Retirement Saint Mary’s University is partnering with Atlantic Canada’s largest union, the Nova Scotia Government and General Employees Union, to deliver an innovative, new program to retiring and retired NSGEU membership.  A September 11th Memorandum of Understanding between the University’s Division of Continuing Education and […]

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Annual Family Fun Day Cornmaze

NSGEU Cumberland Colchester Regional Council Presents: Annual Family Fun Day Cornmaze Sunday, September 29 (Rain date Sunday, Oct 6, 2013) Riverbreeze Corn Maze – 660 Onslow Rd, Truro NS (http://www.riverbreeze.info/cornmaze.htm) 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm Cost: $ 5 (including friends and family) Children 4 yrs & under: free LOOK for registration table with NSGEU FLAGS Admission […]

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