An agreement has been reached between Ontario Northland and IBEW. The union represents unionized employees who maintain and repair the signal system for the company. The deal is for five years. In a statement, C-E-O of Ontario Northland Corina Moore says the employees have shown tremendous leadership in the company, and that she is happy to see a positive result for both parties. In lieu of the deal, maintenance workers in both Cochrane and North Bay remain locked out.