USW Local 1-2017
Suite 100, 1777 3rd Avenue
Prince George, BC V2L 3G7
September 24, 2019
For Immediate Release
(Prince George, BC) USW Local 1-2017 President Brian O'Rourke expressed surprise and shock at the comments some Interior mayors and others are making regarding the diversion of funding from the Economic Dividends Fund to new Forest Workers Support Programs.
PRINCE GEORGE - The provincial government has announced $69 million to fund a new series of measures aimed at supporting British Columbia forest workers impacted by mill closures and shift reductions in several B.C. Interior communities
Attention: Former Wolverine Mine (Walter Energy) Employees
Please be advised that the Union has learned that distribution of severance pay to affected individuals is in its final stages.
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