USW Local 6500

 Welcome to USW Local 6500

Local 6500 has over 2600 members in the Sudbury area alone, representing production and maintenance workers in mining, milling, smelting and refining at Vale’s Sudbury operations.

Local 6500 members take pride in being good neighbours and helping to build a strong, vibrant community. Please feel free to drop by to speak to your Union Representatives; that’s what we’re here for! 

Recent News

Below you will find information provided by District 6 Health & Safety Coordinator Sylvia Boyce, including links to the David Ellis scholarship information pages on the USW National Office website.

There will be five scholarships of $500  each to be awarded in each Canadian USW District. These funds are to help selected high school students continue their education at university, college or another educational institution

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