“Brothers and Sisters, Working Together in Solidarity”

about local 2309

August 31 2011

Local 2309 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees has approximately 30 members consisting of both inside and outside workers.

The objectives of Local 2309 are to:

  • Secure the best possible pay, benefits, working conditions, job security, pensions and retiree benefits for its members;
  • Provide an opportunity for its members to influence and shape their future through free democratic trade unionism;
  • Encourage the settlement by negotiation and mediation of all the disputes between the members and their employers;
  • Eliminate harassment and discrimination of any sort or on any basis; for the equality of treatment regardless of class, race, colour, nationality, age, sex/gender, language, sexual orientation, place of origin, ancestry, religious beliefs, or mental and physical disability; and the active opposition of discrimination of same wherever it occurs or appears;
  • Establish strong working relationships with the public we serve and the communities in which we work and live; and
  • Support CUPE in reaching all of the objectives set out in Article II of the CUPE National Constitution.