OTTAWA, Dec. 5, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Nearly seven hundred federal correctional officers—in full uniform-are marching this afternoon on the streets of Ottawa. Their collective agreement having expired more than two years ago, correctional officers are demonstrating in order to increase the pressure on the Treasury Board of Canada.
|WHAT :||Federal Correctional Agents March on the Streets of Ottawa|
|WHO :||Union of Canadian Correctional Officers (UCCO-SACC-CSN)|
| WHEN :
|| Wednesday, 5 December 2012, 1:00 pm to 3:00pm
Speech at the Treasury Board of Canada, O'Connor and Bank Streets, 1:45 pm
|WHERE :||Downtown Ottawa|
Pierre Mallette, National President of the Union of Canadian Correctional Officers (UCCO-SACC-CSN), will be available to journalists immediately after the demonstration.
|Media Availability :|| 3:00 pm
Foyer of the National Room
The National Hotel and Suites
361 Queen Street
Ottawa (Ontario) K1R 5A5
SOURCE: UNION OF CANADIAN CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS (UCCO-SACC-CSN)
For further information:
Richard Charles Hink, CSN-Communications, 514-404-5367