The CAW Bargaining Committee has reached a tentative agreement with Durham Region Transit. Negotiations had resumed on Saturday morning and after a 23-hour marathon bargaining session; both parties had closed the gap on a number of issues.
After carefully reviewing the offer of settlement, CAW Local 222 President Chris Buckley and DRT Chairperson John Johnson confirmed today that a tentative agreement has been reached with the Region. A ratification meeting for all DRT employees is scheduled as follows:
Durham Region Transit Unit Ratification Meeting
WHEN: Tuesday, October 31, 2006 at 10 a.m.
WHERE: CAW Local 222 Union Hall