We will provide you with updates from your Bargaining Committee throughout negotiations.

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June 20, 2019 Update

The Part Time unit has ratified the new Collective Agreement.

June 6, 2019 Update

We have reached a tentative deal for the Part Time contract. Ratification vote will be on June 20th at 5pm in Whitney Hall at Iroquois Park Sports Centre in Whitby.

April 9, 2019 Update

Additional bargaining dates are scheduled for June 2019

March 19, 2019 Update

CUPE 53 is currently in Part Time contract negotiations.

September 26, 2018 Update

The Full-Time bargaining unit is currently in negotiations with the employer. Negotiations with the employer on a renewed Part-Time contract will begin after the Full-Time contract has been settled. Check back here for more information.

May 3, 2017 Update

The CUPE Local 53 Part-Time Collective Agreement expires on May 31, 2017. Our CUPE National Representative has sent a notice to bargain to the Town of Whitby.

The contents of the existing Agreement are in place until it is replaced with a new Agreement.