OPSEU LOCAL 276
NOTICE OF NEWS CONFERENCE
April 28, 2008
OPSEU: Strike set for Thursday May 1 at Grey Bruce Health Unit -
Office and clerical staff extend deadline for final meeting with
OWEN SOUND – The Ontario Public Service Employees Union
bargaining team for office and clerical employees of the Grey Bruce
Health Unit will be available to the media to discuss the outstanding
issues that could lead to a May 1 strike.
The team has extended the strike deadline to accommodate
a final meeting with the employer April 30.
A news conference will be held in Owen Sound Tuesday:
Who: OPSEU Local 276 bargaining team for office and
Where: OPSEU Regional Office, 1038-1042 Second Avenue
East, Owen Sound
When: Tuesday April 29 at 12:00 noon
OPSEU represents 26 office and clerical staff at GBHU.
Wages for this group lag 15 per cent behind their counterparts in other
health units, and in comparable jobs in Grey, Bruce, Simcoe and across
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For more information: Linda Owens 519-794-3675