News & Events

This page contains the current and most recent UFCW 832 news from the past three months. For older news items, please visit our News Archive page.


Members at Maple Leaf Lagimodiere ratify extended deal.

September 19, 2007 Members working at Maple Leaf Foods Lagimodiere voted 89 per cent in favour of extending their collective agreement until 2011. The extended deal will see members receive wage increases from 25 cents to 45 cents per hour in each of the next four years. » Read More

Category: News

Critical Meeting for Maple Leaf Lagimodiere Members

September 11, 2007 A tentative agreement has been reached for the members at Maple Leaf Lagimodiere. Two meetings have been scheduled to discuss the proposed agreement and answer any questions and then members will vote on the agreement. Date: September 18th at 7:00pm & September 19th at 7:00am Place: Norwood Hotel, 112 Marion Street. Please make every effort to attend this very critical meeting.

Category: Training Centre News, News

Members urged to participate in Take Back The Night

September 6, 2007 The Manitoba Women's Advisory Council will be holding a Take Back the Night March & Rally Speakers will begin at 6:00pm at 450 Broadway, march will commence going west toward Osbourne Street and turning left onto Furby, then proceeding along Furby to Wolseley. Turn right on Wolseley ending at Wolseley Family Place, 691 Wolseley Avenue. Take Back the Night represents a... » Read More

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Space Still available for Grade 12 Courses

August 28, 2007 Spaces are still available in the following courses for this semester beginning on Sept. 10th . Mondays & Wednesdays Stages 3 ( 2 credits ) 6 – 9 p.m. Tuesdays & Thursdays Consumer Math 40S Biology 40S Saturdays Physics 40S

Category: Training Centre News, News

Members at Warman Road vote No for opening collective agreement

August 26, 2007 A meeting was held tonight for members at Maple Leaf Warman Road on allowing the union to open up negotiations early because of the company's proposed restructuring. Of the over 600 members working at Warman Road, 302 of those attended the meeting. The company met with the union and shop stewards on August 21 to outline their proposed changes of bringing ham operations to Warman Road as the... » Read More

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Urgent Meeting for Maple Leaf Warman Road

August 26, 2007 A meeting has been set for Sunday, August 26 7:00pm Holy Cross Gymnasium 290 Dubuc Street (Norwood) The topic of this meeting is to discuss the future of your plant. If necessary we will be electing a negotiation committee. Please make every effort to attend.

Category: News

Take Care Services Join UFCW

August 22, 2007
The UFCW Local 832 was notified this week that it was successful in organizing the members at Take Care Support Services in Winnipeg. Over 40 workers are now members of the local and arrangements are being made to establish a meeting with all the staff to discuss the negotiation process and to elect a negotiation committee. Take Care Support Services provide transportation to people...
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Meetings set for Maple Leaf Warman Road and Lagimodiere Plant

August 22, 2007 Warman Road Members Sunday August 26 7:00pm Holy Cross Gymnasium 290 Dubuc Street (Norwood) To discuss recent meetings with your employer and shop stewards regarind the future of your plant. If necessary we will be electing a negotiating committee. Lagimodiere Members Monday August 27 8:00am & 7:00pm Canad Inn Windsor Park 1034 Elizabeth Road. To discuss... » Read More

Category: News

New Four-Year Deal Reached at Grace Hospital

August 17, 2007
UFCW Local 832 members at the Grace Hospital, including laboratory employees under Diagnostic Services of Manitoba (DSM) umbrella, ratified a new four-year deal by 82 per cent. All employees covered by the new union agreement will receive a 2.5 per cent wage increase retroactive to April 1, 2006, with a further increase of 2.5 per cent retroactive to April 1. Two more wages hikes of 2.5...
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Category: Grace General Hospital, News

Garda Cancels Negotiations

August 13, 2007 Local 832 wants to inform the members working for Garda Security that the company has recently cancelled negotiation meetings for August 14-16. Now the union is in the process of trying to schedule new dates with Garda. The union will also be applying to the Minister of Labour for conciliation in hopes of getting the company back to the table. As soon as new dates are set the union will... » Read More

Category: Garda Security, Training Centre News, News


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