Unifor Local 191

Unit 1A - 675 Berry St., Winnipeg, MB   R3H 1A7   |   p. 1-204-949-2770 or 1-844-2255-191   f. 1-204-949-2778   e. unifor191@mymts.net   tw. @unifor191

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Local 191 Is Moving

After 20-plus years at our Border Street office, Local 191 is moving. Effective March 1, our new offices are at 675 Berry St., Unit 1A, between Sargent and Ellice. Here is the link for directions and a map. Ours is the […]

Closed for the Holidays

The Local 191 office will be closed for the Christmas break, effective the end of the business day Friday, Dec. 22. The office will re-open Tuesday, Jan. 2. If you need immediate assistance during that time, contact your chapel chair/shop […]

Local 191 Post-Secondary Scholarship 2017 Winners

Local 191 Post-Secondary Scholarship 2017 Winners

The board of Unifor Local 191 is pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 Post-Secondary Scholarship Essay Competition. Zachary Slusky, son of Jeff Slusky (Winnipeg Free Press newsroom). Hannah Kahler, daughter of Ben Kahler (Winnipeg Free Press newsroom). Bryan Biancospino, son of Susan […]

New Executive Board for Local 191

December 3, 2017 All positions on the Local 191 Executive Board have been filled by acclamation. Nominations for the board closed at the Dec. 3 general membership meeting. New members on the board are: Bernice Pontanilla (Manitoba Association of Health Care […]

Call For Nominations for Local 191 Board Positions

The three-year term of the current board expires at the end of December. Nominations are being accepted for all positions on the 21-member board, including: president, secretary-treasurer, 1st VP, 2nd VP, Assistant Sect-Treasurer, and up to 16 additional positions on […]

Local 191’s Scholarship Essay Competition Is Back

Three $1,800 Post-Secondary Scholarships To Be Awarded Local 191 is pleased to once again hold its annual Scholarship Essay Competition. The competition is open to any member of 191 or their children enrolled full-time in an accredited post-secondary institituion, who […]

Join Us In Steinbach

Join Us In Steinbach

Steinbach Pride Parade, Saturday, July 15 Last year Unifor Members took part in the first ever Pride march in Steinbach and it was a huge success. This year they are having another march on July 15th 2017, and we want to make […]

L-R Lee McLeod, Regional director CUPE;
Kevin Rebeck, MFL President; Michelle Gawronsky, MGEU president; Bob Moroz, MAHCP president; Paul McKie, Manitoba/Saskatchewan Area Director, Unifor; Marianne Hluden, Prairies Region Executive Vice-President, PSAC; Norm Gould, Manitoba Teachers Society President

Unifor joins court challenge of Manitoba’s anti-union law

Tuesday, July 4, 2017 Winnipeg—Unifor is proud to be part of the Partnership to Defend Public Services, the coalition of Manitoba workers’ organizations that are challenging the province’s anti-union legislation. “Workers with good jobs are the first people that right-wing […]

2017 Local 191 (LSSD Bus Drivers) Bursary Winner

2017 Local 191 (LSSD Bus Drivers) Bursary Winner

Congratulations to Sydney Carlson, the recipient of the 2017 Local 191 (LSSD bus drivers) Bursary Scholarship award. Sydney (pictured at right with Art Crane, LSSD bus driver and Local 191 board member) is a student at the Lord Selkirk Regional Comprehensive Secondary […]

Winnipeg Free Press Hourly & Salary Workers Update/May 13

Download a PDF version of this update Salary and hourly workers at the Winnipeg Free Press ratified a tentative agreement on Saturday, May 13, that incorporates the ‘Made In Manitoba Solution’ as an addendum to the collective agreement. Terms of the […]