News and Bargaining Updates

Voting and Informational meetings began Sunday, November 28, 2021, at the Steelworkers Auditorium and for the first time, we hosted informational meetings/voting in multiple areas spanning from Vic

This past year we’ve faced unprecedented challenges. The pandemic has been isolating, even within our workplaces. But we are not alone. Union members have a long history of meeting difficult moments by leaning on our greatest strength: each other. And building collective strength will be needed for us to achieve a strong union contract. 

This month, we are coming together to build our unity and our power by sharing our stories. Our voices and our stories are powerful. 

The town hall meeting we had on Thursday 1/28/2021, was a success. Thank you to everyone that attended. I also want to thank the members that submitted questions. As promised, if you submitted a question, you will be receiving a response within two weeks. On behalf of President Valery Robinson, I apologize for her not being able to attend due to unforeseen circumstances. She is looking forward to speaking with you at our next town hall.

With everything going on, we know that you are tired, frustrated and may have questions. Tomorrow, 1/28/2021 at 6pm, your Union will be hosting a live virtual town hall in regards to:

As many of you may know, Registered Nurses are receiving a incentives for working extra shifts.  Upon learning about this, USW leadership raised the concern to KP that all workers from all unions deserve the incentive including, USW Local 7600.

Valery Robinson was quoted saying, “I will not stop fighting until my members are acknowleged, appreciated and valued."