“Safe drinking water and environmentally safe disposal of solid waste are not frills or budget lines to be passed over. Public health and safety depends on it, and Provincial and Federal legislation demands it,” Local 79 President Tim Maguire told the City’s Budget Committee.
“Providing parents and families with quality care for their children is one of the most important services the City of Toronto provides.” Local 79 President, Tim Maguire’s submission to the City’s Community Development and Recreation Committee.
This letter to was delivered as a deputation by CUPE Local 79 President Tim Maguire to the City’s Executive Committee. In it, Maguire praises the goals of the Special Housing Working Group, while cautioning against proposals to sell off standalone housing units.
“The future vision of child care for Toronto and Ontario can no longer be about saving the system, or sustaining the system. It must be about how we can grow a high-quality, accessible, accountable, public/not-for-profit child care system,” said Tim Maguire in Local 79’s response to the Provincial Government’s discussion paper.
Local 79 President Tim Maguire’s submission to the Community Development and Recreation Committee on new Provincial funding for child care and response to the Provincial Discussion Paper on Modernizing Child Care.
President Tim Maguire tells the City’s Government Management Committee that Local 79 has serious concerns about renewing the contract with the private company contracted to clean Toronto Police Service locations.
President Tim Maguire asks Local 79 members in Peel Region to take action on the closing of 12 child care centres and the elimination of over 850 child care spaces in Peel.
Dear Local 79 Sisters and Brothers, Local 79 members working with the many diverse communities that make our city so vibrant and unique, know how important the United Way is to residents of Toronto. United Way Toronto is the only major funding organization that delivers significant core operating support to social service agencies. These community […]
Local 79 President Tim Maguire tells the City that there seemed to be little discussion about ‘service efficiences’ which was supposed to be the actual mandate for consultations with front-line staff working in Fleet Services.