TC Local 1976 USW


On April 28th, 2023, Christopher Thompson from Unit 2311 of Local 1976 was present at Barrie City Hall to observe the National Day of Mourning, along with Barrie MP Alex

Recent News

We at Local 1976 were devastated to learn this weekend that brother Dawit Amare was tragically killed while working at the Canpar JCC warehouse.

The employer is cooperating with authorities to investigate this matter and the USW District 6 Emergency Response Team has been notified to assist with Dawit’s family and co-workers. Canpar is also contacting the EAP to arrange for on-site trauma and grief counselling.