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Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited (Grand Villa Casino) - Results of ratification vote - BC General Employees' Union (BCGEU)

Your BCGEU Bargaining Committee is pleased to announce the results of the ratification vote counted last night following the close of voting polls, with 73.9 per cent voting in favour of adopting the tentative collective agreement. Your Bargaining Committee would like to thank you all for your patience and ongoing support throughout this lengthy process. The employer will be making retro calculations and will have the new rates applied on the second payday in August.

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Retro adjustments and the new pay rates will be reflected no later than the second payday in August.

In solidarity,

Your Gateway Grand Villa BCGEU Bargaining Committee
Rod Andersen, Bargaining Committee Member
Yvonne Fortt, Bargaining Committee Member
Eason Zhang, Bargaining Committee Member
Irene Jamieson, Bargaining Committee Member
Kevin Johnson, Bargaining Committee Member
Gary Bennett, Senior Staff Representative – Negotiations

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