Canada Postal Workers

Last-Ditch Efforts Underway To Avoid Canada Post Strike

CP | Terry Pedwell, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.26.2016 | Canada Business

The union issued a 72-hour strike notice Thursday.

Union For Canada Post Workers Issues Strike Notice

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.25.2016 | Canada Business

The Canadian Union of Postal Workers says the notice spells out what actions it is planning.

Canada Post Says It's Made 'Final Offer' To Union

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.04.2016 | Canada Business

The union is accusing Canada Post of preparing to lock workers out.

Vote For Anyone But Harper, Says Postal Union President

CP | Jordan Press | Posted 08.12.2016 | Canada Politics

"I'm not here to tell you who to vote for, but I am here to tell you that if Stephen Harper is re-elected, you're not going to have the same public postal service that you've been able to count on in the past."

Using Canada Post? Pray the Cheque Is Not In the Mail

Shireen Jeejeebhoy | Posted 11.11.2013 | Canada
Shireen Jeejeebhoy

Canada Post decided not to deliver the hefty textbook I'd ordered from Indigo for my upcoming course because "there was no safe place" to leave it at my front door. Courier after courier has no trouble immediately spotting the safe place at my door to leave boxes more visible than the one-book package Canada Post was tasked with delivering.

Canada Post Reaches Tentative Agreement With Workers

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.06.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada Post has finally reached a tentative agreement with its largest group of unionized workers after a bitter dispute that has dragged on ...

Backroom Talks Came Close To Ending Postal Standoff

The Toronto Star | Posted 08.30.2011 | Canada Politics

Backroom negotiations aimed at getting Canada Post workers back on the job produced at least two separate deals that came close to ending the politica...

Canada Post Union To Challenge Back-To-Work Bill In Court

The Canadian Press | Posted 08.29.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- MONTREAL - The union representing Canada Post employees will mount a legal challenge against legislation forcing them back to wo...

Almost There: Mail Could Resume Tuesday

The Canadian Press | Posted 08.26.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- OTTAWA - A senior Canada Post official says mail could be moving by Tuesday if back-to-work legislation wins swift passage. M...

They're Still At It But 'All Is Not Lost'

The Canadian Press | Posted 08.25.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- OTTAWA - There's lots of talking going on in Ottawa but no end in sight yet for the postal impasse. The post office and its l...

NDP Stalls Back-To-Work Bill With All-Night Filibuster

The Canadian Press | Posted 08.24.2011 | Canada Politics

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- OTTAWA - Were it not for the bags forming under people's eyes, it felt just like a regular day in the House of Commons. But h...

Canada Post Strike Expands To 10 Cities

The Canadian Press | Posted 08.12.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- Canadians may feel the effects of rotating postal strikes to a much greater degree starting this week as cuts to mail delivery t...

Canada Post Cuts Staff, Workers Strike In 13 Towns

The Canadian Press | Posted 08.08.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS - Canada Post and the union representing most of its employees are turning up the pressure on each other and the public, as their n...

Postal Strike Hits Moncton, Victoria

The Canadian Press | Posted 08.07.2011 | Canada Business

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- Moncton, N.B., and Victoria are the latest Canadian cities to be hit by the rotating postal strikes, which are now into the fift...

Hamilton Next In Canada Post Strike

The Canadian Press | Posted 08.03.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS - OTTAWA - Postal workers will go on strike in Hamilton, Ont., over the weekend as part of a rotating work stoppage designed to for...

Canada Post Strike Begins

Posted 08.02.2011 | Canada

CBC - Canadian postal workers began their first strike action in Winnipeg at midnight ET after rejecting last-minute contract proposals by Canada Post...

Strikes Inches Closer

CBC | Posted 07.28.2011 | Canada Business

(CBC) -- The union representing Canada Post workers has told its members to prepare for a strike amid stalled negotiations with the Crown corporation....