March 24, 2021
Member Weekly Update – Edition #11
Please find the latest edition of weekly updates to the membership about ongoing Union business.
CATCA President, Doug Best, has been invited to appear in front of The House of Commons Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology to provide a statement in regards to the Committee’s study on Development and Support of the Aerospace Industry. During his statement, Doug will be presenting the Committee with the results and information obtained from CATCA’s member survey earlier this month. NAV Canada representatives Ray Bohn and Jonathan Bagg will also appear as witnesses. The virtual meeting occurs on Thursday, March 25, 2021, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm EDT. Any member of the general public can view this meeting live; click here to access the link.
CATCA will be hosting a National Town Hall in April, and discussions will include an update on the grievances and progress of the arbitration hearings in regards to violation of Articles 4, 31, 32 and 33. Once the Town Hall date has been determined, further details will be communicated to the membership in a separate B&F.
CATCA is still awaiting confirmation of hearing dates from the CIRB in regards to the Unfair Labour Practice Complaint. CATCA has indicated our desire and readiness to begin these hearings at the earliest possible convenience.
We recognize how difficult and challenging the situation is for many of our members. We encourage members to speak with one another, reach out to your RVP, and utilize EAP services to provide additional support click here or here.
On Behalf of the Executive Board;
Doug Best Scott Loder
President Executive Vice President
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