Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

June 10, 2009 14:15 ET

Media Advisory: CUPE 82 & 543 to Update Media Regarding Ongoing City Strike

WINDSOR, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 10, 2009) - Jean Fox, president of CUPE local 543, and Jim Wood, president of CUPE local 82 will update media today on:

- Details of Union march to City Hall, June 12;

- Status of "informal talks" with the City of Windsor;

- Unveil CUPE's new "Lawn Sign Campaign".

What: Press conference from CUPE local 82 and local 543 leaders

When: Wednesday, June 10th, starting at 4:00 pm

Where: Hilton Riverside Hotel, 277 Riverside Drive West, Windsor, Ontario room

CUPE local 82, representing outside workers, have been on strike since Wednesday, April 15th. Their colleagues of local 543, the inside workers, joined the picket line on Saturday, April 18th.

Contact Information

  • CUPE Communications
    Luc Tittley
    519-564-7468