Week 24 of Windsor Salt Strike
Tentative Agreement at Windsor Salt
On July 20, the bargaining units for Unifor Locals 240 and 1959 announced they had reached a tentative agreement with the employer, Stone Canyon Industries Holding Inc., on the third day of mediation.
The presentation of the tentative agreements and voting are to take place on Wednesday, July 26 for all three bargaining units. Local 240 represents the clerical and lab workers in both the Ojibway Mine and the evaporation plant and Local 1959's two units represent workers in the mine and the evaporation plant. Nearly 250 unionized workers are on strike at the mine.
Picket lines remain up at both sites. Those who can are encouraged to continue to visit the line to show their support.
This article was published in
Number 39 - July 24, 2023