Knowles Centre - Local 172 - Bargaining Brief
Updated: Sep 11, 2019
Approx. Number of Members: 75
Current Contract Expires: October 31, 2017
MGEU Staff Negotiator: Brenda-Lee Johnstone
Elected Bargaining Committee Members: Randy Carr Marilyn Penner
LATEST BARGAINING NEWS
The Knowles Centre - Local 172 Bargaining Committee has reached an impasse in negotiations with the employer regarding monetary items, including wages and benefits.
As a result, the Committee recently requested the aid of a third-party Conciliation Officer to assist in bringing your Bargaining Committee and the employer closer toward an agreement. A conciliation date has been set for September 2019.
Overview of Bargaining So Far
Members of Knowles Centre - Local 172 had the opportunity to put forward their ideas and proposals for improving their collective agreement at a meeting held on November 8, 2018. The Bargaining Committee then worked to pull together these proposals in to a package to present to the employer.
The Knowles Centre - Local 172 Bargaining Committee began negotiations with the employer on February 22, 2018. Bargaining continued on May 24 and 31, June 21, July 25, August 22 and September 20, 2018.