A tentative collective agreement has been reached between Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board and elementary teachers represented by ETFO Hastings-Prince Edward Local. The tentative agreement covers the period September 1, 2008 to August 31, 2012 and covers approximately 610 employees. “We are pleased that the negotiation teams for the Board and ETFO worked collaboratively and were successful at reaching a tentative agreement. I look forward to hearing positive results from the upcoming ratification votes to be held next week," remarks Carl Pitman, Chair of the Board. The parties have scheduled ratification votes as follows:
- HPEDSB on Monday, April 27, 2009.
- ETFO H-P on Wednesday, April 29, 2009.
No details will be released until after ratification.