Workers at 2nd Winnipeg Tim Hortons vote to unionize

Employees at a Tim Hortons in Winnipeg have voted to unionize.

15 people at Lombard Avenue location vote in union, Workers United Canada Council says

Employees at the Lombard Avenue Tim Hortons location voted to unionize, joining 35 workers at the Portage Avenue and Wall Street location. (Ben Nelms/Bloomberg)

Employees at a Tim Hortons in Winnipeg have voted to unionize.

Workers United Canada Council said 15 people at the Lombard Avenue location have agreed to unionize with them, the second group of Tim Hortons employees to do so in the city.

They will be joining 35 Tim Hortons workers at the Portage Avenue and Wall Street location, who have been represented by Workers United since 2015.

Workers United represents workers in industries including garment and textile, food service, hospitality and manufacturing.