Ontario Federation of Labour

Ontario Federation of Labour

April 04, 2006 14:28 ET

LONDON - OFL Press Conference

OFL Campaign to Save our Public Services (Stop P3s) Attention: Assignment Editor, Media Editor, News Editor, Government/Political Affairs Editor TORONTO--(CCNMatthews - April 4, 2006) - The Ontario Federation of Labour is holding a Regional Workshop in London on Wednesday April 5 to prepare local union activists to stop the McGuinty government's schemes to erode and privatize every aspect of Ontario's public services.

"This is a campaign to save our public services," OFL president Wayne Samuelson says. "All of our public services will be affected if these privatization schemes are allowed to continue. We're talking about the negative impact on education and schools, health care, roads, postal services - even meat inspection and food safety."

OFL president Wayne Samuelson is holding a news conference during the Regional Workshop to outline the campaign and labour's response to the government's privatization schemes.

The news conference is being held at:
London & District Labour Council
1 - 380 Adelaide Street North
Common Room
London, Ontario
April 5 at 12 noon

cope343
/For further information: Dana Boettger
OFL Communications
416.443.7665/ IN: LABOUR, MEDIA, POLITICS, OTHER

Contact Information

  • Wayne Samuelson, OFL, President
    Primary Phone: 416-571-7408