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Well here is what I have so far

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Well here is what I have so far

Postby NC » Thu May 17, 2007 3:25 pm

ATU 583's home page: http://www.atu583.com/

Calgary Transit: http://www.calgarytransit.com/

Interesting stuff... the final offer is on the Calgary Transit webpage...


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Postby Cat Lady » Thu May 17, 2007 5:20 pm

It's nice to see another final offer from the city.

I didn't see the proposed changes to the pension plan in the posted documents. This must be a Hot Button as even the Police and Fire Fighters are joining with Transit workers on this one.



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Postby green1 » Thu May 17, 2007 8:25 pm

Public opinion seems to be with the union on this one... but I don't understand why... talk to a shuttle driver about this mess some time... their own union is trying to strike to stop them from making more money, and to stop the city from expanding their numbers...

The public sees the money side of the deal, however the union admits that this is not about money (which is obvious as they are only 1% apart) the union's big problem is that those who make the least in the union (shuttle drivers) are being given the largest raises, and that the new shuttle buses are bigger than the old ones (by less than 2 feet) making the "big bus" drivers worry their routes will be taken over by the shuttle drivers (which is unlikely)...



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Postby Cat Lady » Wed May 30, 2007 9:14 pm

FROM THE CALGARY TRANSIT SITE


Transit Strike Averted

The City and ATU Local 583 have reached
a tentative Memorandum of Agreement.

The union has cancelled its planned 24 hour strike, that was scheduled to
begin Friday June 1 at 12:30 p.m. and instead has called a meeting of its
members to conduct a ratification vote. The union executive has indicated
that it will recommend acceptance of the agreement to its members

http://www.calgarytransit.com/




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