LONDON, ON, Oct. 26, 2017 /CNW/ - Striking college faculty and allies will rally at Lambton College on Friday, October 27. The rally will call on the colleges to get back to the bargaining table and negotiate a fair collective agreement.
Date: Friday, October 27, 2017
Time: 12 noon
Place: the London Road entrance of Lambton College, London
Kevin MacKay, Faculty Bargaining Team Member
Laurie Nancekivell, OPSEU Region 1 Executive Board Member
Carrie Caldwell, President, Lambton College Support Staff Local
Jason McMichael, President, Sarnia and District Labor Council
MPP Bob Bailey will also be in attendance.
More than 12,000 faculty at all 24 public colleges across the province have been on strike since October 16.
SOURCE Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU)
For further information: Ryan Gibbs, President, OPSEU Local 125, 519-312-3029
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