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Covid-19 Vaccines for Ontario Construction Workers

May 6th, 2021

Good Morning,

As a result of the rapidly-evolving COVID-19 situation in the province of Ontario, we are informing you that as of May 10, 2021 all construction workers in the province of Ontario will be eligible for COVID-19 vaccination.  Construction workers have been deemed “essential workers” who cannot work from home and have been prioritized to receive vaccinations.

Workers may access the vaccination Ontario website: https://covid-19.ontario.ca/book-vaccine/ to book an appointment.

WSIB and Covid

March 23rd, 2021

For information regarding wsib and covid-19 please click on the link below….


Local 628 Covid-19 Updated Protocol

January 13th, 2021

Please click the file below to read Local 628’s updated protocols.

UA Convention Delegates

January 7th, 2021

The result of January 6th’s Delegate Vote is as follows;

Zachary Zysko – 28 votes

Derek Bordynuik – 23 votes

Dave Andrusyk – 20 votes

Lucas Szwajda – 20 votes

Jordan Andrusyk – 17 votes

Ryan Douglas – 16 votes

Jerry Carr – 10 votes

Wayne Junttola – 9 votes

Colin Hotson – 5 votes

Congratulations to Zach, Derek, Dave and Lucas.

Nomination for UA Convention

January 4th, 2021

Below are the candidates for the 2021 UA Convention.

Online Petition

December 21st, 2020

Brothers & Sisters,

Please follow the link to sign the petition to keep Enbridge Line 5 open. Peoples’ livelihood depend on it.


Kids Party….

December 12th, 2020

The door prize winning numbers were;

684021 and 684046

Drop by the union hall to pick up your kids prize next week.

For those of you who were unable to make it please pick up your gift next week and thank you to all who came by to see Santa.

Merry Christmas!!!

Election Results

December 10th, 2020

Click on the link below to view the official auditor’s report for Local 628’s 2020 Election.

Local 628 Election of Officers

December 4th, 2020

Ballots were counted December 3rd with the following results.

Business Manager  

Pat Dool  – 118 votes  

Colin Hotson – 58 votes

Bob Homer – 20 votes


Lucas Szwajda – 105 votes 

Ryan Douglas – 78 votes

Inside Guard

Kevin Lepinsky – 95 votes

Luke Kelso – 87 votes

Executive Board 

Zack Zysko – 151 votes

Jordan Andrusyk – 121 votes

Greg Tait – 113 votes

Iain Browning – 100 votes

Marty Fortier – 97 votes

John Thomas – 86 votes


Business Agent – Dan Rojik


Vice President – Derek Bordynuik

Record Secretary – Evan Kytayko

Finance Committee – Steve Boucher, Ron Giardetti, Stefan Hermanson

Examining Board – Owen Green, Donovan Lundberg

Congratulations to all who put their name forward!





Santa came by to check out the list….See you on December 12th!

November 6th, 2020
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