• Youth Day Toronto

    Local 79 celebrates Youth Day as lead sponsor

    On July 20, 2014 – Local 79 was proud to participate in, and sponsor, Youth Day. Youth Day Toronto is a one-day summer festival held at Yonge-Dundas Square, and features the work and performances of over 350 youth. The day was founded in 2005, after Toronto’s  “Summer of the Gun” to provide youth a free […]

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    CUPE 79 Sounds Alarm Over Province’s Cut to Toronto’s Dental Prevention Services

    TORONTO, ONTARIO – The union representing Toronto’s inside city workers expressed shock today at the Province’s plans to remove dental prevention services from the Ontario Public Health Standards and halt funding for the programs.

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Wild Water Kingdom 2014

July 23 & 24: Wild Water Kingdom Annual Picnic!

Join us on Wednesday & Thursday, July 23-24 for our annual picnic at Wild Water Kingdom. The fun starts at 10:30 a.m. each day.


A program for Toronto: Creating Immigrant Friendly Cities

Toronto has long been recognized as a leader in creating effective multicultural communities.

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