Clarence Anderson has been a member of OE987 for over 25 years.

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June

OE987 talks with Clarence Anderson

We recently had the opportunity to chat with Clarence Anderson, OE987 member for almost 30 years, to reflect on how his membership has made a difference in his life.
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June

Respectful Workplace Policies: An in-depth look at how harassment is handled in the Union

By William Sumerlus, OE987 Every worker in Manitoba has the right to be free from harassment in the workplace.
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June

Gallery: 4th Annual Family Picnic

OE987 hosted our 4th annual Members Family Picnic on Sunday, June 11, 2017. Members from all our industries came by with their families to enjoy an afternoon of sunshine, great food and company. Staff grilled up a variety of hot dogs and burgers on the OE987 hot dog cart while members and their kids had fun…
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May

Bill to cut bargaining units gives commissioner sweeping powers

Bill 29 would allow the government to appoint a commissioner with a wide swath of powers to cut down the number of bargaining units.
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May

OE987 Election of Officers 2017 – 2021

Election period for the term 0f Sept. 1, 2017 – Sept. 1 – 2021 has opened for OE987. No member shall be eligible for election to office unless the member meets the requirements of Article XXIV, Subdivision 1, Section (b) of the Constitution. In accordance with this Article this local union also requires candidates for…
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April

Spring Closet Cleanup 2017

Winnipeg Labour Council’s Equality and Social Justice committee are collecting gently used dress clothing for men and women. These items will be donated to programs that help women and men gain employment skills.
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April

General Membership Meeting Sunday, April 23

In the OE 987 local union ByLaws, it states that the General Membership meeting will be the third Sunday of April. This year the third Sunday of April happens to fall on Easter. In light of this, we have decided to move the membership meeting to April 23.
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March

Call for Song or Poem – Canadian Building Trades Monument

Canada’s Building Trades Unions (CBTU) is seeking an original song or poem that celebrates Canadian tradeswomen and men, to be performed at the unveiling of the Canadian Building Trades Monument in Ottawa, ON on May 17, 2017.
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February

Update on Health Care Bargaining Units

The new provincial Conservative government has committed to balancing the budget within eight years and has now begun discussions with all public-sector unions to find cost savings that will ultimately help maintain core services. From our point of view, the meetings so far appear one-sided with one goal in mind: to implement legislation which could…
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February

New Scholarship Opportunity with Broadbent Institute

The Broadbent Institute has announced that they will be establishing a permanent Scholarship Fund to provide emerging leaders with the skills, tools and resources they need to start making change in communities across Canada.
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