TORONTO, Sept. 18, 2011 /CNW/ - The College Employer Council
representing Ontario's 24 colleges announced today that a tentative
agreement has been reached with Ontario Public Service Employees Union
(OPSEU) representing college support staff to end the province-wide
strike. Employees will be returning to work on Tuesday, September 20.
"We are very pleased that we reached a negotiated settlement. We look
forward to welcoming all of our valued employees back to the colleges
where we can again work together for the success of our students," said
Gerry Barker, Chair of the Colleges' Bargaining Team.
A ratification vote conducted by the Ministry of Labour will be held in
the near future, when terms of the agreement will be released.
SOURCE College Employer Council
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