The City of Yellowknife is committed to keeping the public informed throughout the current labour dispute. Regular updates will be issued to residents and posted to the City’s website.

Update for February 9, 2023:

  • The City remains committed to returning to the negotiating table at any time and have asked the Union to set a date.
  • The City has a counter-offer to share.
  • The City is committed to reaching a fair, respectful and affordable agreement.

We thank all residents for their patience during this uncertain time. Our residents and employees remain our priority, and we hope to have positive news to share soon. Until then, please visit for more information on impacted services and programs.