COPE Contract Extension, VOTING on July 11, 2017

Here is your update for July 9, 2017:

Voting registration will end on July 9, 2017 at 10pm.
Registration Link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/131VOTE2017

All COPE Local 131 members who have registered to vote will receive an invitation to vote on JULY 11, 2017.
Voting will take place between the hours of 4pm and 11pm. All members will receive an email providing a link to “Simply Voting” they will be asked to Vote on the following three (3) items:

  1. Ratification of the EXTENSION of our current contract through to June 30, 2018.
    If ratified:
    A) ALL Ontario Sales Groups covered by the COPE Local 131 Collective Agreement (excluding the Retention Group) will receive a 2% salary increase effective July 1, 2016. This increase will be paid retroactively and appear as a lump sum within 30 days of ratification.
    B) ALL Ontario Sales Groups covered by the COPE Local 131 Collective Agreement (including the Retention Group) will receive a further 2% salary increase effective July 1, 2017.
  2. Ratification of the Update to the COPE Local 131 Constitution. Information on the update is available on this page of the Union’s website.
  3. Ratification of a $1.00 increase in Union dues per bi-weekly pay period.

In Solidarity,

The Union Council of COPE Local 131