Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Ontario

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Ontario

July 26, 2009 14:46 ET

CUPE: Media Location for Union Talks With City of Toronto

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 26, 2009) - As the deadline nears for a settlement in talks between Toronto Civic Employees Union Local 416 CUPE and the City of Toronto, media will be able to attend at the Delta Toronto East, 2035 Kennedy Road, Toronto A Room beginning at 4 p.m.

Talks between the parties are currently ongoing. On Friday, Local 416 President Mark Ferguson said there must be a settlement by midnight tonight or the union representing outside workers will cease negotiations.

The time for media comment today will be determined by bargaining progress.

CUPE Local 79, representing inside workers in the City of Toronto, is also in negotiations with the city in a bid to end the strike that started on June 22.

Contact Information

  • CUPE
    Pat Daley
    CUPE Communications
    416-616-6142