Teamsters Praise Approval of Enbridge Line 3 Replacement Project

Teamsters are celebrating the government’s decision to approve the Enbridge Line 3 Replacement Project, an ambitious pipeline maintenance project that will help thousands of working families. The massive $7.5 billion project stands to generate over $514 million in tax revenue…

Successful Organizing Drive at Canada Cartage

Local Union 31 blazes an organizing trail through Yukon and British Columbia.   For over a year, Teamsters Local Union 31 has endeavoured to organize Canada Cartage System throughout British Columbia and the Yukon Territory. Thanks to the leadership of President Stan Hennessy and Organizer Ben Hennessy, Local Union 31…

New Collective Agreement at Calgary Coca Cola Bottling Facility

Through diligent and strategic bargaining, Local Union 987 was able to reach a new collective agreement for Teamsters at the Coca Cola bottling facility in Calgary. The deal includes a 7% raise over 4 years, improved rights for part-timers, and other benefits for long-term employees. “Because workers were unified and…

Thank you letter from François Laporte

Sisters, Brothers, Our union’s international election has come to an end. I’d like to thank all the candidates for their hard work, and congratulate General President Jim Hoffa and General Secretary Treasurer Ken Hall on their re-election. Above all else, I would like to thank the thousands of Canadian members…

Our Commitment to Veterans

Teamsters recognize the heroism and sacrifice of our veterans. That is why we are so proud to support them. Over the past two years, supporting veterans meant working on a campaign with Helmets to Hardhats Canada, an organization that helps veterans find employment. Our objective was to convince governments to…