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  1. Workers urge voters to love their libraries and the people who breathe life into them
    CUPE library workers mark Public Library Week in Ontario
    October 23, 2014
  2. Changes to Champlain Community Care Access Centre services leaving seniors without care, families scrambling
    OTTAWA, Ont. – The potential of thousands of patients having health care services withdrawn by the Champlain Central Community Care Access Centre (CCAC) in eastern Ontario is coming closer to reality. "We are extremely concerned about the impact  ...
    October 22, 2014
  3. Library workers celebrate 150 years of public libraries in Oshawa
    OSHAWA, Ont. – One week before voters across Ontario go to the polls to elect mayors, municipal councillors and school board trustees, library workers in Oshawa took time today to urge people to love their libraries, and the people who breathe  ...
    October 22, 2014
  4. CUPE Ontario president to address Mississauga members at meeting on municipal election
    MISSISSAUGA, ON – Fred Hahn, president of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Ontario, will speak tonight at a meeting of members in Mississauga. The meeting will focus on the October 27 municipal and school board elections and the  ...
    October 22, 2014
  5. Management at Community Living Durham North triggers countdown to service disruption
    PORT PERRY, Ont. – Front-line workers at Community Living Durham North (CLDN) are shocked with their employer's latest bargaining stunt that would jeopardize services to people with developmental disabilities and their families, said the Canadia
    October 21, 2014
  6. Oshawa library workers to mark Library Week with celebration outside McLaughlin Branch tomorrow afternoon
    OSHAWA, Ont. – As people across the country observe Public Library Month, the members of Local 960 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE 960) are inviting the public to a celebration and information session tomorrow, October 22, from  ...
    October 21, 2014
  7. CUPE Ontario to rally for workers' rights to organize at Maple long-term care home
    MAPLE, ON – Richview Manor in Maple, Ontario, is refusing to recognize the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), despite workers having voted unanimously to join the union last January, and responded by contracting out their work. CUPE  ...
    October 21, 2014
  8. A year of inaction on poverty in Ontario
    TORONTO, ON – This week people around the world will recognize the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. Here in Ontario, it should be a day to celebrate our great strides toward ending poverty in our province. Instead, CUPE Ontario  ...
    October 16, 2014
  9. Mayoral candidate's lobbyist history concerning, says CUPE Ontario president
    HAMILTON, ON - Hamilton has a terrible history with the privatization of public services, and residents should consider candidate track records very carefully before voting, says Fred Hahn, president of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)  ...
    October 14, 2014
  10. City of Windsor's inside workers help hundreds celebrate Thanksgiving
    CUPE 543 joins farmers, grocers and food banks to ensure 600 families in need have dinner with all the trimmings WINDSOR, Ont. – This Friday, October
    October 9, 2014
  11. Street sweeper fiasco a dramatic example of how cutbacks impact public services, says CUPE 416
    TORONTO, Ont. – Media reports about City of Toronto street sweepers spewing dust and debris into the air are a dramatic example of how cutbacks harm communities, the Vice-President of Local 416 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE 416)  ...
    October 9, 2014
  12. Black River-Matheson lockout ends after Township reconsiders and ratifies tentative agreement
    BLACK RIVER-MATHESON, Ont. – Fifteen workers who have been locked out for more than 50 days will return to work in the coming days, after the Township Council of Black River-Matheson voted to ratify a tentative agreement reached on Tuesday. The  ...
    October 3, 2014
  13. Township of Black River-Matheson rejects agreement to end 50-day lockout after union ratifies
    BLACK RIVER-MATHESON, ONTARIO – At an emergency council meeting Tuesday evening, the Township of Black River-Matheson voted against ending a lockout that has so far run 50 days, shocking its employees, who earlier in the day voted to ratify a  ...
    October 1, 2014
  14. University workers across Ontario ask: Where's The Funding?
    CUPE Ontario university workers launch WTF campaign to highlight impacts of underfunding, lack of transparency at campuses across province OTTAWA, Ont. – University workers at Carleton University joined their co
    September 30, 2014
  15. On September 30, university workers across Ontario will ask, ‘Where's the Funding?' (WTF)
    CUPE members on campuses across province will help launch innovative WTF campaign TORONTO, Ont. – This Tuesday, September 30, university workers across Ontario will ask the question: ‘Where's the Funding?'
    September 29, 2014
  16. Update on the locked-out workers of Black River-Matheson - Parties near a tentative agreement but employees remain locked out over township's conditions on "return to work"
    BLACK RIVER-MATHESON, Ont. – After two days spent in intense bargaining, negotiators for the employees of Black River-Matheson and the township reached what represented a tentative agreement late Thursday night, with the assistance of an Officer  ...
    September 29, 2014
  17. Bridging the fiscal gap: Ottawa candidates' forum explores new revenue options for municipalities
    OTTAWA, Ont. – On Monday, September 29, candidates running for office in Ottawa's municipal elections will participate in a unique forum that investigates new and innovative tools for tackling the funding challenges of Canadian municipalities.  ...
    September 26, 2014
  18. Trustees see balance sheet, not the effect
    From The Owen Sound Sun Times Fri Sep 19 2014 Page: A4 By Terri Preston As reported last week, Bluewater District School Board's finances are showing an in-year budget surplus of $262,000. A good-news story, for sure, and in election year too—why,
    September 19, 2014
  19. Conservatives must stop attack on postal services: CUPE Ontario President to join mass picket Saturday
    TORONTO, ON – Fred Hahn, president of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Ontario, will join with members of more than 20 labour and community groups Saturday for a mass picket opposing Conservative plans to cut Canada Post services.  ...
    September 19, 2014
  20. CUPE Ontario celebrates Peterborough Pride
    PETERBOROUGH, ON-- Members of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Ontario are once again looking forward to celebrating Peterborough Pride. Together with CUPE Ontario Secretary-Treasurer Candace Rennick, members from across the region will be  ...
    September 18, 2014
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