Circular Letters #11263


Longshore Union Gives 72 hours Notice of a General Strike at the Port of Montreal Starting April 26 at 0700

Dear Member,

The Union representing longshore workers at the Port of Montreal, today gave the Maritime Employers Association notice that their members will go on a general strike, commencing Monday,April 26 at 0700. The union will provide labour to operations in the port considered to be “essential”, including grain vessels and the Oceanex service to and from Newfoundland and Labrador.

The Federation will keep members posted of developments. 


Michael Broad

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