CUPE Local 79

CUPE Local 79 represents approximately 20,000 workers at the City of Toronto, the Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC) and Bridgepoint Hospital.

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Featured News


Local 79 member recieves Emergency Medical Dispatcher of the Year Award

Congratulations! Local 79 member Norman Rivera received the Emergency Medical Dispatcher of the Year Award today from Toronto EMS Chief Paul Raftis at the annual Toronto EMS awards event.


International Women’s Day 2014

This year’s International Women’s Day Rally and March was a huge success as thousands of women, and men, marched to celebrate in solidarity with women all around the world.

City Hall

Local 79 to Audit Committee: Providing solid training opportunities will help fill job vacancies

Read CUPE Local 79 Tim Maguire’s deputation to the City’s Audit Committee