All TCRC Local Chairs- CPR Eastern and Western Regions - Bulletin 2:
Your TCRC Negotiating Committee met with Canadian Pacific Railway in the
presence of Federal Mediation and Conciliation Services (FMCS services
were provided as the parties voluntarily requested their conciliation
services) Thursday November 16, 2017 in Toronto to exchange our
proposals and demands.
We explained our proposals, which included measures to resolve problems
advanced to us by the Divisions. Copies of the Union proposals are
attached with the French version soon to follow for your information and
review. The Company demands are also attached, but have only been
provided to us in English. We have advised the Company of the necessity
to provide a French language version and will provide the document once
it is received.
Attached are the proposals of the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference
CP - TCRC Bargaining Proposals November 16 2017
Attached is a summary of several key issues the Company wishes to
We are currently reviewing the Company’s
demands. As in past rounds, we are seeking the membership’s input with
regard to their views on the Company’s documents. Our next scheduled
meeting with the Company will be November 27, 2017 to December 1, 2017.
Hopefully the five-day session scheduled in the West will be productive.
It is important for your Negotiating Committee to obtain your
feedback, comments or questions on the proposals prior to the next
meeting. Please forward any questions sent from your members to your
respective General Chairman to ensure proper follow up.
each session, we will provide the Divisions with an updated bulletin.
Please distribute these documents ensuring the membership is appraised
of any developments.
Thank you for your attention to this matter,
Greg Edwards - LE West General
John Campbell - LE East General Chairman
Dave Fulton -
CTY West General Chairman
Wayne Apsey - CTY East General Chairman
CC: Doug Finnson President TCRC