CN and Teamsters Conference reach tentative agreement

About 2700 CN workers could have a new contract soon, that after a week of bargaining, resulted in a new three year package, which could be ratified within 45 days.

CN’s workers had been without a contract since July 22nd and the current round of negotiations reached a crunch period earlier this week, when suggestions were made that unless progress was made there could be the very real possibility of a disruption of service.

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