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Bargaining Update for Lakes District Maintenance Inc. in SA 24 - BCGEU

We are pleased to advise you that your bargaining committee has reached a tentative agreement for a new collective agreement in your area. The new collective agreement, which is subject to ratification by the membership, is for the collective agreement that takes effect September 1, 2018.

We are required by the BC Government to ratify your collective agreement by June 30, 2017 in order for successorship to be included in the Request for Proposal (RFP) that is expected to be released for your area on September 1, 2017. 

All the details of the new collective agreement will be fully explained at the ratification meetings. Your committee is committed to providing adequate time at all of the ratification meetings to explain the details and answer any questions any of the members may have. 

The ratification dates, times and locations are as noted below. 

Your committee will be recommending acceptance of the agreement and we will be counting the ballots at the end of the last location meetings for each area.


Date Time Location
June 22 2:30pm-5pm Burns Lake Yard
June 23 2:30pm-5pm Grassy Plains Yard
June 24 10am-12pm Houston Yard


In Solidarity,

 Earl Haward, Bargaining Unit Chair Service Area 24

Dave Maki, Provincial Bargaining Committee – Operational Service Component

Warrant Bett, Bargaining Committee

Bob Dodding, Bargaining Committee


Christine Peters, Regional Coordinator



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