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Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Scholarship winners announced

The New Brunswick Union (NBU) recently awarded several scholarships to members and their children. The full list of recipients is below. For more information about scholarships and bursaries available through the NBU click here (http://www.nbu.ca/en/member-services/education-programs): Phillip D. Saab Memorial ScholarshipEmilie…
The provincial government recently released a list of choices its considering as part of the Strategic Program Review to find $500-600 million through changes, efficiencies, cuts and increased revenues. Among the choices are privatizing custodial services, outsourcing highway maintenance, monetizing…
Members of the Professional Services for Students in the Public School System (PSPS) bargaining component represented by the New Brunswick Union (NBU) and the officials from the provincial government officially signed a new collective agreement on Tuesday, Dec. 1.The five-year…
Members of the Engineering and Field bargaining group - who are represented by the New Brunswick Union - voted in favour of ratifying a new collective agreement on Wednesday, Nov. 25.Previously - after several days of negotiations - the Engineering…
Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Highway Supervisors ratify new deal

The Highway Supervisors bargaining group represented by the New Brunswick (NBU) Union voted to ratify its proposed collective agreement with the province of New Brunswick.The tentative deal was reached on Nov. 7 after several days of negotiations. The members voted…
Members of the Loch Lomond Villa bargaining team have reached a tentative deal with their employer.The group, represented by the New Brunswick Union (NBU), came to agreement on Friday, Nov. 20."After nine days at the negotiating table, we're happy to…
New Brunswick Union (NBU) President Susie Proulx-Daigle and labour leaders across the country received good news regarding two bills viewed as being anti-labour.During an address to the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC), Prime Minister Justin Trudeau committed to repealing bills C-377…
The New Brunswick Union has reached a tentative agreement for one of its components.The Engineering and Field bargaining team negotiated with representatives from the provincial government for the past week. The tentative agreement was reached on Friday.The NBU looks forward…
When Lynn Foss began her career as a medical radiological technologist her goal was to, "work one-on-one with patients in a fast paced health-care environment."However, her reach has extended far beyond the patients she's helped directly. Her work and dedication…
A pair of groups represented by the New Brunswick Union - NBCC Administrative and Program Support Services and Services d’administration et de soutien des programmes du CCNB - voted in favour of ratifying new collective agreements on Monday."I want to…