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Unifor Local 229 proudly has over 4,500 members.

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We have more than 45 bargaining units across Northwestern Ontario.

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Our borders reach from Atikokan in the west, Armstrong in the north, and White River and Wawa in the east.


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  • Municipalities
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  • Social services
  • Security
  • Community service
  • Hospitality

Jul 1, 2024 -

Mental Health Matters

The union is committed to providing its leadership, staff, and members with training to assist those who are struggling. Every day, we also advocate for better systemic supports through employer initiatives and public policies to both prevent and address the root causes of mental health issues. Unions have always worked to protect mental health by […]

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Jul 10, 2024 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Unifor Local 229 Family Picnic

July 10th 3:00-8:00pm Rita Street Park on Lyon Blvd. SEE YOU THERE!

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Sep 18, 2024 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Women’s Committee Meetings

UNIFOR LOCAL 229 WOMEN’S COMMITTEE Meeting Dates April 10th, 2024 June 4th, 2024  September 18th, 2024 November 5th, 2024 Meetings are held at Unifor Local 229 office 1060 Lithium Drive starting at 5:30pm All sisters are welcome and encouraged to participate. R.S.V.P. to carriem@unifor229.com as dinner will be provided.  

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