LINDSAY, ON, Jan. 10 /CNW Telbec/ - Canadian Union of Public Employees
(CUPE) Ontario President Sid Ryan will lead a "Protect Public Services" rally
for municipal workers with the City of Kawartha Lakes at 10:30 a.m., on
Saturday, January 12 at Victoria Park, in Lindsay.
Who? Sid Ryan, President, CUPE Ontario
What? "Protect Public Services" rally for CUPE 855 members
When? Saturday, January 12, at 10:30 a.m.
Where? Victoria Park (corner of Victoria Avenue and Kent Street)
Ryan will join CUPE 855 members and other public service workers and
supporters to raise awareness of the workers' outstanding bargaining issues.
The workers are fighting to protect public services in the City of Kawartha
Lakes, as management continues to seek ways to contract out public services
and undermine front-line workers. Conciliation talks between CUPE and city
management are scheduled for January 14 and 15.
For further information:
For further information: Lyn Edwards, CUPE 855 President, (705)
878-2152; Alison Davidson, CUPE National Rep., (705) 760-5113; James Chai,
CUPE Communications, (416) 292-3999