North Bay (28 Jan. 2015) — For 20 years Ontario has allowed more and more public services to be absorbed by the private sector. New OPSEU/NUPGE video makes the case for keeping public services public The loss of public services and public service jobs has a big impact on the local economy. The city of North Bay […]
The employer has proposed new overtime language that significantly impact Regular Part Time (RPT) and Fixed Term (FXT) employees. They want to amend the articles relating to overtime for both RPT and FXT employees, which would circumvent OPSEU’s recent success at the Grievance Settlement Board. Specifically, the employer wants to delete all references to earning […]
Register today for the free Canadian Labour Congress Election Preparation Conference The Canadian Labour Congress, working in partnership with the Ontario Federation of Labour and Labour Councils across the province, will be hosting a number of Election Preparation Conferences over the following weeks. At these conferences, participants will gain the tools needed to build political […]
OPSEU rally in Ottawa on Wednesday, January 28, at 12:00 p.m. at the Ontario Ministry of Community and Social Services, 347 Preston Street. Support OPS bargaining.
OPSEU rally in Windsor, Wednesday, January 28, at 12pm at the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, 4510 Rhodes Drive. Support OPS bargaining.
Support OPS bargaining: rallies in Toronto tomorrow, Wednesday January 28. Photos from Myles Magner’s post in Region 5 on FacebookJoin OPSEU’s Downtown OPS Locals for a major “Roving Picket Line” as we march up Bay Street from Queen to Bay & Wellesley and back — with mini pickets at OPS worksites along the way. Here […]
“Our premier, the so-called social justice premier, wants to jump on the corporate bandwagon by creating low wage, part time precarious work. That’s not fair. That’s not a recipe for success. That’s a net zero for all of Ontario.” http://bit.ly/1ztUaLV Government workers protest as OPSEU returns to the bargaining tablem.680news.comUnionized protesters, who work for the […]
OPSEU rally in Toronto on Wednesday, January 28, at 1pm at 900 Bay Street. Support OPS bargaining.
@lenelliott: OPSEU- Great day sending message to @kathleen_wynne about @opsbargaining!!! At the MaRS centre!! No Concessions!! http://t.co/B0KcS23X8O Len Elliott on Twittert.co“OPSEU- Great day sending message to @kathleen_wynne about @opsbargaining!!! At the MaRS centre!! No Concessions!!”
CBC: Can Ontario sidestep a public service work stoppage? http://bit.ly/1ENFPse CBC My Region – Can Ontario sidestep a public service work stoppage?www.cbc.caThere appears to be a looming battle between Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne’s government and the province’s largest union. Canadian Press