Teamsters Rail employees on strike

Walking the line - Members of the Teamster’s union with CN Rail in Melville began walking the picket lines along 1st Ave since a strike began on Tuesday. Workers say the main issues are about safety.

Over 3,200 Canadian National Railway workers make a stand Canadian National Railway (CN) workers in Melville took to the picket lines on Tuesday morning as roughly 3,200 conductors, trainpersons and yard workers across Canada went on strike. Rail workers began their strike after failing to reach a deal by a midnight deadline on Nov. 18. […]

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