OPSEU members at Local 649 held a food drive and solidarity BBQ on Tuesday, May 26 to support Ontario families. Related: OPS Bargaining 2014 Index Page
2014 Bargaining Events
Richard Hudon and Peter Page's bike ride from Ottawa to Toronto
What were you doing on Monday May 25? At 8 am that morning, injured workers Richard Hudon and Peter Page started a 600 km bike-ride from Ottawa to Toronto –and they will arrive just in time for the...
Health and Safety > General Information
The Representative Plaintiffs in the CCAC Pension Class Action have brought a motion for an order from the Superior Court of Justice asking that the court confirm that all necessary steps have now...
Division/Sector Information, Pensions General Info
The Ontario Government declared it, and it affects everyone who works for, or is retired from, the Ontario Public Service (about 100,000 people). The government wants to reduce access to drug...
2014 Bargaining Resources, OPSEU Info > Retired Members
Denise Davis, chair of OPSEU's Liquor Board Employees Division, tells a legislative committee that privatized beer and wine sales should be put on hold until there is a public discussion on alcohol...
OPSEU in the News
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Ontario Legal Aid's GTA Centralized Services choose OPSEU A warm OPSEU welcome to our newest members - all employees of Ontario Legal Aid's GTA Centralized Services. They voted 94 per cent in...
New Members
The Toronto Star reports that the Ontario Federation of Labour is facing a severe cash crisis and is "barely able to keep its head above water." OPSEU President Smokey Thomas says it's because the...
OPSEU in the News
OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas gives a presentation on the future of education to Algonquin College, May 21.
OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas spoke to more than 100 Algonquin College staff on Thursday, May 21 on the future of education. He was invited to speak at the College by the Board of Governors...
Division/Sector Information
TORONTO – The union representing workers at the Liquor Control Board of Ontario is calling on the Wynne government to shelve its plan to allow up to 450 grocery stores to sell beer...
Campaigns > Fighting Privatization, Health and Safety > General Information, 2015 Budget
Dear friends, Well, it’s official: Ontario is richer than ever. Last month, the Ministry of Finance released its final numbers on the provincial economy for 2014. As expected, Ontario’s Gross...
2015 Budget, Vice-President/Treasurer's Message