The Rainbow District School Board announced today that it has reached a tentative agreement with the union representing cleaners, custodians and tradespeople.
Details of the deal with CUPE Local 895 won't be released until it is ratified by union members and approved by by board trustees.
Local 895 represents cleaners, custodians and trades employees in Sudbury, Espanola and Manitoulin Island.
If accepted by the board and the union members, The new deal will be in effect from Sept. 1, 2019 to Aug. 31, 2022. This would aling the contract with the provincial settlement for this employee group at the central bargaining table.
“We commend the bargaining team from the Board and the Union for working diligently to bring these negotiations to a successful conclusion,” said Rainbow District School Board Chair Doreen Dewar.