EMD Lockout – Ingersoll City May Not Buy Caterpillar

Ingersoll’s City Council is considering not buying Caterpillar backhoe.  Dan Borthwick, President of CAW Local 88 is asking council to buy a higher price competitor so that the city can make a strong political statement.  The decision has been defer to the next meeting of council on March 12.  You can read the CBC News report at:


Thanks to Kim Crump for letting me know about this action.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s