Local News

The Finning bargaining survey was a tremendous success. The bargaining committee would like to thank all of the members who participated in this and their patience in tolerating our technical difficulties.

The link to the survey is here: download link

This link is above is to a summary of the survey. The comments are not included as some have personal information.

Once again,

Thanks for your participation!!

In light of the disaster in Fort McMurray, the IAMAW international has sent LL99 disaster relief fund information. This fund allows for affected members to apply for some compensation for their loss as a result of the fires. The document can be downloaded from here: download
Shawn Plouffe is the head of our Community Services Committee. Please send any requests for funding to his email address: (splouffe@iamaw99.ca).

The companies that employ our members in the Oilsands are putting together responses which are being posted on Facebook as they come in. Search "Alberta and NWT Machinist". If you are not a member of this group, please apply to be added. We will only add members whose names can be clearly identified through our dues lists.

January's membership meetings for Local 99 will be held in Red Deer at the Radisson Hotel at 6700 - 67th st at 1:30pm, 3:00pm, and 5:00pm. There will be second reading of bylaws, so it is essential that we reach a quorum of 25 members. Please attend if possible. A printable version of the meeting notice can be downloaded from here. Please post this notice on your local bulletin boards.