Category Archives: The Shield

The Road Ahead

The Canadian General Vice-President, Brother Dave Ritchie, attended the Local Lodge 16 Executive and Regular Monthly Meetings on Tuesday, March 27, 2012, in Vancouver. The meetings resulted in a commitment from Brother Ritchie to recommend to the International President that … Continue reading

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MEETING REMINDER – Tuesday, 27 March, 2012

The Local Lodge 16 Regular Monthly Meeting was rescheduled to allow for Brother Dave Ritchie’s attendance. Local Lodge Meetings are open to all Members in good standing, who have signed membership cards with the IAM. Please join us tomorrow to … Continue reading

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New Meeting Date

Unfortunately, due to unforseen circumstances surrounding the situation with other IAM members at Air Canada,  Brother Dave Ritchie cannot attend Local 16’s monthly meeting as announced. We have rescheduled the meeting to allow for Brother Ritchie’s attendance. Join us to … Continue reading

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Special Meeting of Local Lodge 16

This is to advise all members that there will be a SPECIAL LOCAL LODGE MEETING on 13 March, 2012. This will replace our regular meeting (which was to have taken place on 20 March). Our special guest for this day … Continue reading

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December 21 – CIRB Update

We received the CIRB Investigating Officers’ report late on Friday, December 16, 2011.  The IAM responded to the report on December 20, 2011. All the materials will now be sent to a panel of the Board for review.  Thank you … Continue reading

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December 19 Update – Point Leads

The certification the IAM is seeking with the CIRB includes Point Leads. The initial proposed certification from the company did not specifically include the Point Leads.  However, they have since agreed to a bargaining unit description that does include the … Continue reading

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