The following was delivered by Local 79 President Ann Dembinski on December 7, 2011 as a deputation to the Budget Committee Special Meeting.
This letter was submitted by CUPE Local 79 President Ann Dembinski to the members of the Community Development & Recreation Committee on the issue of contracting out City cleaners. In her letter, Dembinski points to the risks of losing highly-trained employees, and stresses the impacts that contracting out will have on the families and communities of those whose jobs will be taken away.
In this letter, CUPE Local 79 President Ann Dembinski sheds light on the difficult transition that child care centres are facing with the introduction of Full Day Early Learning Kindergarten. A ‘Children’s Services Report’ that outlines the problem must go to City Council without delay.
In this letter submitted to the City’s Executive Committee, CUPE Local 79 President Ann Dembinski expresses her disappointment regarding proposed plans to sell city assets (10% of Toronto Hydro and 100% of Enwave), noting that assets that bring in revenue should not be sold to for-profit corporations at the expense of Torontonians.
This letter was presented to the Toronto Community Housing Corporation’s Board meeting by CUPE Local 79 President Ann Dembinski in writing and in person by deputation. Dembinski warns about the impact of selling off the stand-alone units, which would displace hundreds of tenants and families.
What follows is a letter from CUPE Local 79 President, Ann Dembinski, which honours those who work in childcare and early childhood education.
The following letter was sent to Prime Minister Harper expressing Local 79’s grave concerns about cuts to jobs and public services at the Federal Level.
This letter was presented as a deputation to the Toronto Police Services Board meeting by Local 79 First Vice-President Tim Maguire, on behalf of Local 79 President Ann Dembinski. The video of the deputation is posted below.
This letter was submitted to Mayor Rob Ford and the members of the Executive Committee by Local 79 President Ann Dembinski about the flawed direction the Mayor is taking the City.
This letter was presented to the Community Development and Recreation Committee by Ann Dembinski, who says Mayor Ford’s attempts to cut city services have all been publicly and soundly discredited by the experts and by the people who call Toronto home.