We met with the Company Bargaining
Committee and Federal Conciliator Paul Macdonell in Calgary from August
13 to 17th. This represents the 12th bargaining session and 54 days of
face to face meeting.
We are seeking a significant strike
mandate in order to demonstrate that the Union Membership is fully
supportive of their Bargaining Committee and is very serious about
obtaining the improvements to the Collective Agreement.
Presidential Authority to
conduct a strike vote and withdrawal of services
It is extremely unfortunate that during
your negotiations, CP Rail has taken a position that may force us to
invoke economic sanctions to preserve the integrity of our Collective
National Negotiations Bulletin #6
Negotiations Bulletin No. 5
July 25th - Next week your Bargaining Committee will be mailing strike vote ballots to each member in good standing at CP.
Today, June 19th we met with the Company briefly, and subsequently we have applied to the Minister under the terms of the Labour Code, requesting assistance as the parties are at an impasse.
National Negotiations Bulletin #4
Your Bargaining Committee has held two negotiations sessions with the Company since our last Bulletin.
RTC's accepting rest notice
At our last round of negotiation, the matter of the 10 hours rest rule violations was raised and addressed.
TCRC response to CPR estoppel
Letters dated January 29th 2007
National Negotiating Bulletin #3
The Company continues to seek extreme alterations to the present Collective Agreement that directly clash with the focus and direction in which the Union Membership has instructed us to go.
National Negotiating Bulletin #2
Your TCRC Negotiating Committee met with CP Rail for five days during the week of October 16th to the 20th. So far, we have met with them for a total of 9 days.
National Negotiating Bulletin #1
Your negotiating committee met with CP Rail for four days during the week of October 2nd to the 6th.
More Contract Information
Negotiations letter to Local Chairs
Union proposals to Company
Company Bargaining Issues
Company proposals to the TCRC