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New executive elected at transition home AGM

The Yukon Women’s Transition Home held their 2013 Annual General Meeting on May 21, and elected a new executive. Congratulations to the new representatives. President—Olimpia Marra Vice President—Cindy Chiasson Secretary/Treasurer—Melissa Bagnell Chief Shop Steward—Ulla Rembe Shop Steward—Helen Allan Read more

National Equity Conferences announced

The Public Service Alliance of Canada released a call-out for the 2013 PSAC National Equity Conferences on May 1. The theme of this year’s conferences is “Equity Groups Are All Affected”. Conference dates are November 18-22 in Toronto. The registration deadline is Friday, June 7, 2013.The complete conference call-out is... Read more

Local Y017 AGM in May

Human Services Local Y017 will hold its Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, May 29 at 5:30 p.m. at the Old Firehall.Following the meeting and election of officers and directors, there will be entertainment including give-aways and a large door prize in support of Café Justica. There will also be an... Read more

April 2013 Newsletter

In this issue: Nine bargaining initiatives this year/We Are All Affected mobilization/YEU at the Yukon Trade Show/Member-of-the-Month/Real rules about workplace union activity/Grievance Process training/Beckie Huston joins YEU staff/President’s messageView the Newsletter (PDF) Read more

February-March 2013 Newsletter

In this issue: PSAC Mobilizes against attacks by the Harper Government/Air North Flight Attendants certify/Rand Formula History/YG Bargaining Update/Diamond Jubilee Honoree, Amanda MudryView the Newsletter (PDF) Read more

Federal budget missed opportunity

Ottawa – The union representing most federal government workers in Canada says that Federal Budget 2013 is a missed opportunity for the economy and services.News Release – Budget – PSAC March 21-2013 Read more

Proposals tabled by Union for YG bargaining

These are the Union’s proposals to amend the Collective Agreement between the Government of the Yukon and the Public Service Alliance of Canada. Click PDF to view.Proposals tabled by Union 2013 Read more

YG Bargaining Update – March 14, 2013

The Union Main Table bargaining team met with the employer team to exchange opening proposals during the week of March 11 in Whitehorse.Special Leave – Article 24The team was disappointed but not surprised when the employer proposed the discontinuation of the Special Leave Pilot Project. The previous contract resulted in an agreement... Read more