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.
The country’s largest local union today welcomed the opportunity to discuss how ‘flatlined’ budgets are harming service levels in community centres
TORONTO – As the weather heats up, CUPE Local 79 (representing approximately 20,000 Toronto workers) is launching its third annual summer campaign. Only this year, they’re doing it with a light-hearted nod to Toronto’s beginnings, starring its first mayor, William Lyon Mackenzie. The union will launch its “Chill With Will” summer campaign today with a […]
Toronto — The union representing Toronto’s inside city workers announced today its opposition to a new casino in Toronto.
Toronto — United Way Toronto has honoured CUPE Local 79 with two awards for its charitable campaign leadership.
(Toronto) Tim Maguire, President of CUPE Local 79, Toronto Inside Workers, criticized the City’s 2013 operating budget for failing to address the rapidly growing need for recreation services, childcare spaces and affordable housing.
TORONTO — Tim Maguire, President of CUPE Local 79, Toronto Inside Workers, criticized the City’s proposed operating budget for leaving tens of thousands waiting for childcare, recreation programs, and shelters, and called on City Council to close the gap, starting with recreation.