Possible School Bus Strike in Québec’s Eastern Townships

About thirty school bus drivers employed by Autobus DL voted by a margin of 91% to authorize a strike. The work stoppage will occur at a time deemed appropriate by their union, Teamsters Local Union 106. Wages are the main sticking point...

Bus drivers should be vaccinated as soon as possible!

François Laporte, president of Teamsters Canada, is reminding provincial and federal governments that intercity, urban and school bus drivers are also important workers in this pandemic.

School Bus Strike in Québec’s Eastern Townships Set for April 24

Between 3000 and 3500 students at the Eastern Townships School Board and the Commission scolaire du Val-des-Cerfs may find themselves without school bus service. This would mainly affect the cities of Cowansville, Bromont, Adamsville, Waterloo, Knowlton and Farnham...

Autobus Rive-Sud on strike on November 4

Between 1,500 and 2,000 students at the Centre de services scolaires des Patriotes could be deprived of school transportation if a labour dispute is called. Several elementary and high schools would be affected, including du Moulin, Des Quatre-Vents, Arc-en-Ciel, Saint-Paul, Trinity and Durocher.
Teamsters Canada President, François Laporte, with the workers of Autobus Rive-Sud Division Sainte-Julie

The Strike Ends at Autobus Rive-Sud Division Sainte-Julie

The workers of Autobus Rive-Sud, Division Sainte-Julie, has reached a tentative agreement with their employer last Monday. These school bus drivers are affiliated with Teamsters Local Union 106.

Autobus J.J. Campeau: Strike Mandate

At a general meeting last night, salaried workers of Autobus J.J. Campeau members of Teamsters Local Union 106 voted 100% in favour of a strike mandate. “The company was handed the union’s demands in December...

Brutal closure at Autobus La Prairie

School bus company Autobus La Prairie is cruelly closing its doors following what appear to be intimidation tactics against its employees, who belong to Teamsters Local Union 106. The company also appears to be pressuring school boards to renegotiate agreements reached with them. The result: some 29 workers will lose their job...