New TV ad shows Local 79 workers in action

Local 79 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees, the Union representing Toronto’s inside workers, is launching a new television ad campaign aimed at increasing awareness of and support for its members and the services they deliver.

Take a look at our summer campaign!

Toronto residents enjoying the city’s summertime events may get to know Toronto’s inside workers, as we launch our summertime campaign aimed at building awareness of the services our members deliver daily and celebrating the City in the summer.

Local 79 takes City’s Final Offer to Members for Vote

City Hall

The union representing the majority of the City of Toronto employees has decided to submit the City’s final contract offer to a membership vote on Wednesday, March 28th. Tim Maguire, president of Local 79 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees, said the union decided to submit the offer for a vote of its approximately […]

City requests no board: Shows little commitment to meaningful bargaining

City Hall

Tim Maguire, President of CUPE Local 79, reacted today to the City of Toronto’s request for a “no board” report regarding contract negotiations. “I’m very concerned by the City’s decision to a request a no board without engaging in meaningful bargaining,” said Maguire. “We’ve waited 12 weeks for discussions and real proposals on issues affecting […]