TORONTO, ON – Representatives from Local 3903 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE 3903) will hold a press conference at the Queen’s Park Media Studio at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, March 5.

Units 1, 2 and 3 of CUPE 3903 are currently trying to negotiate a renewal of their collective agreement with York University with the deadline for a lockout or strike taking place at 12:01 a.m. Monday morning. Following the press conference, CUPE 3903 has organized a rally that will take place on the York University campus.

Fred Hahn, President of CUPE Ontario, will join CUPE 3903 representatives at this press conference.

Media wishing to cover this event are encouraged to contact Kevin Wilson, CUPE Communications. His contact information is as below.


WHO: Representatives of CUPE 3903, CUPE Ontario President Fred Hahn

WHAT: CUPE 3903 Press Conference

WHEN: Monday, March 5, 9:30 a.m.

WHERE: Media Studio, Legislative Assembly of Ontario

WHY: To update media on the status of collective bargaining between CUPE 3903 and York University




For more information, please contact:

Kevin Wilson, CUPE Communications, 416-821-6641