Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

August 07, 2012 13:53 ET

Media Advisory: CUPE 416 President Mark Ferguson to hold 2:30 p.m. media availability today

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 7, 2012) - Mark Ferguson, President of the Toronto Civic Employees Union, Local 416 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE 416), will hold a media availability today, August 7, at 2:30 p.m. in the CUPE 416 offices located at 110 Laird Drive.

Ferguson will discuss the expected impacts of today's handover of solid waste collection west of Yonge Street to a private contractor, and deliver the union's response to recent comments by public officials regarding this situation.

WHO: Mark Ferguson, President, CUPE 416
WHAT: Media Availability
WHEN: Tuesday, August 7, 2:30 p.m.
WHERE: CUPE 416 offices, 110 Laird Drive
WHY: To discuss the expected impacts of today's handover of solid waste collection to private contractor, Green For Life, and to deliver Local 416's response to recent comments by public officials

Contact Information

  • Kevin Wilson
    CUPE Communications
    416-821-6641