Dear Fellow Local 79 Member, First of all, I would like to wish you a happy, healthy and prosperous New Year! The 2010 City of Toronto Operating Budget process will be underway, starting on February 16, 2010. As always, Local 79 will be closely monitoring the budget debate and taking an active role. Local 79 […]
In July 2001, City Council adopted an “Attendance Management Program” aimed at City employees. Under the Program, the City monitors, questions and generally gives employees a hard time over absences from work legitimately due to illness or to an injury which occurred away from work. Local 79’s position is that the Program is unfair and […]
The following letter was written by CUPE Local 79 President Steven David as a “letter to the editor” to the national newspaper The Globe and Mail.