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In Person Voting

For those members who need assistance to vote or have no access to the internet , the union hall will be open this Sunday September 27th. We will have a very limited number of seats available for those who wish to view the virtual ratification meeting on the projector screen.

Ratification Meeting/ Vote

Dear Sisters and Brothers of Unifor Local 707, As you are aware, our union is negotiating a renewal of the collective agreement with Ford Motor Company. This note is to advise you that a union meeting will take place on Sunday September 27th, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. ET, and that

Tentative Agreement Reached

A tentative agreement has been reached between Unifor and Ford Motor Company. This morning at 11:00 am , Unifor National President Jerry Dias announced that a tentative agreement with Ford Canada had been reached. Approximately $1.95 billion in future investment in to the new agreement with the majority of the


Sisters and Brothers, This has been a long day for you all and we have all been eagerly awaiting a tentative agreement with the company. The bargaining committee has asked that we all remain on our jobs for the time being. A deal is not yet firm and they have


Our bargaining unit is still bargaining as of 11:09 pm and we want to let everyone know that you are to remain on your job until told otherwise by the union. Your reps will be letting you or someone around you know the status so remain on your job until

Picket Duty Assignment

Picket Duty Assignment Ford – OAC Assembly & Trades – ASSIGNED PICKET DUTY September 21, 2020, 6:06pm Please see below for the most up to date “Final” picket duty list. This list is as close to a final list as we may see. There are more changes still to be

Bargaining Update #5

September 21, 2020Bargaining Update #5 Unifor members,This is to advise that National President Jerry Dias’ scheduled news conference at 3:00 p.m. ET today has been moved to 10:00 a.m. tomorrow, Tuesday September 22, 2020.Negotiations continue to progress with Ford Motor Company in advance of the bargaining deadline set for 11:59

Picket Duty Update September 20, 2020

Picket Duty Update Sunday September 2020 Sisters and Brothers, We are just over 24 hours away from the expiration of our contract with the Ford Motor Company. As this deadline approaches, I would highly recommend that you continue to check this website for the most accurate and up to date

707 Bargaining Update #2 Wednesday September 9, 2020

Local Bargaining update Brothers and Sisters, At 11am on Tuesday September 8th our Unifor National President Jerry Dias announced that Ford Motor Company is the target Company to set the pattern for the Detroit Three negotiations.  Your Local Bargaining Committee and the entire Ford Council was extremely pleased with the


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