Gander and Grand Falls-Windsor Long Term Care Project

Fengate and Pomerleau, on behalf of NL Heathcare Partners, have invited our members to join them for an information session regarding the upcoming Gander and Grand Falls-Windsor Long Term Care Project.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

4pm – 6pm

Delta Hotels by Marriott St. John’s Conference Centre
Conference room: Salon D
120 New Gower Street, St. John’s, NL A1C 6K4

Using this link they have provided you can RSVP

This session will be held in St. John’s, for members who cannot attend this session there will be another session located in Central NL sometime in the future.

Local 83 Election 2018

August 15, 2018


The following are the results of the nomination meeting held on August 13, 2018 for Local 83 Executive/Delegates to the Atlantic Canada Regional Council.

The election will take place on August 21st, 2018 from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the following locations:

* Union Hall, 1000 Sackville Drive, Lower Sackville NS

* Union Hall, Beaufort Avenue, Stellarton NS

* Rodd Inn Yarmouth NS

* Super8 Motel, 63 Cole Drive Windsor NS

All members are encouraged to come out and vote!


Position Nominees

Delegate #1/President :

–  Colin Keeping

–  Shane Butler

Delegate #2/Vice President :

–  Derek Gladney

–  Tony MacDougal

Delegate #3/Recording Secretary :

–  Chris Rhodes

–  James Dobrowolski

–  Joe Aitkens

Delegate #5/Treasurer :

–  Jason Cook

–  Troy Turnbull

Delegate #6/Trustee #1 :

–  Bruce Chaulk

–  Ted Rusbton

Delegate #7 /Trustee #2 :

–  Eric Daley

–  James Casey

–  Rob Watt

–  Scott Ferguson


The following positions were not contested:

Delegate #4/Financial Secretary : Scott Keeping

Delegate #8/Trustee #3 : Bernie Arsenault

Delegate #9/Conductor : Cliff Frank

Delegate #10/Warden : Peter Hicks

Candidates wishing to view the membership list are asked to contact Jeff Richarson 902 759 1922 in the New Glasgow Stellarton area and Scott Keeping 902 430 6882 in the Sackville area


Darrell Melvin Committee Chair

Two Members Lost In Shooting This Morning

The Atlantic Canada Regional Council of Carpenters, Millwrights and Allied Workers is grieving the loss of two of our members on the job this morning.

This mornings shooting in Fredericton claimed the lives of two members of UBC Local 911. Please take a moment to say a prayer for these fallen first responders.

Pre-Authorized Debit For Monthly Dues Is Now Available!

What is Pre-Authorized Debit?

Pre-Authorized Debit is an automated recurring payment from your bank account for things like mortgages, investments, or in this case monthly dues.

Why use Pre-Authorized Debit?

Pre-Authorized Debit makes paying your monthly dues simple and stress free. It allows you keep up to date with your dues without the stress of finding time to come in to and pay them.

How can I get started?

Fill out the form below, mail it to the address indicated or email it to, and your done.


Voting Results of Local 83’s Newest Collective Agreement

Thank you to all members who came out to vote on the Local 83 Collective Agreement, July 11th 2018.

After all the ballots where counted, the majority of members were in favour (125-68) of the New Agreement.

Thanks again to all members who took time from their busy schedules to come out and vote.
Full Steam Ahead!


Scott Keeping
Provincial Manager Local 83