Ontario Federation of Labour

Ontario Federation of Labour
Drive To Work Caravan

Drive To Work Caravan

June 08, 2009 19:25 ET

Media Advisory: OFL-Drive to Work Tour Expands Another Caravan Leaves Geraldton June 9 Heading for Longlac, Hearst, Kapuskasing, Smooth Rock Falls, Cochrane

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 8, 2009) - Another arm of the Ontario Federation of Labour's Drive To Work Caravan leaves Geraldton Tuesday, June 9th. The OFL's province-wide Drive to Work tour started today from Kenora and Oshawa and will travel to over 50 cities across the province. The caravan will cover 3,000 km from June 8 - June 25th and finish in Toronto.

Here's a list of events:



June 9
Geraldton 9:00 a.m. Community Forum, Speaker's Corner, pancake
breakfast, music
Geraldton Curling Club
200 Wardrope Ave.

Longlac 11:30 a.m. Community Forum, Speaker's Corner, BBQ, music
Longlac Sportsplex
Picnic Point Road, Longlac

Hearst 5:00 p.m. Community Rally, Speaker's Corner, BBQ, music
Claude Larose Arena
1008 Edward Street

June 10
Kapuskasing 10:30 a.m. Community Rally, Speaker's Corner, brunch,
music
ONR Pavillion and Royal Canadian Legion
4 Government Road

Smooth Rock Falls 2:45 p.m. Community Rally, Speaker's Corner, music
Reg Lamy Cultural Centre
195 5th Street
Smooth Rock Falls

Cochrane 5:15 p.m. Community Rally, Speaker's Corner, BBQ, music
Tim Horton Arena
155 Third Avenue


Follow the progress of the DRIVE TO WORK CARAVAN on the DRV2WRK website:
http://www.drivetowork.ca (RSS feeds http://feeds2.feedburner.com/Drv2wrk , twitter posts http://twitter.com/drv2wrk , Blog http://www.drivetowork.ca/blog/,
Facebook community www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=84266611429 and YouTube http://www.youtube.com/user/DRV2WRK)

Contact Information

  • Ontario Federation of Labour
    Terry Downey
    Executive Vice-President
    416.578.3230 (mobile)
    www.ofl.ca
    or
    OFL Communications
    Dana Boettger
    416.443.7665 (direct) or 1.800.668.9138
    or
    OFL Communications
    Sheila Keenan
    416.443.7665 (direct) or 1.800.668.9138
    or
    OFL staff
    Mike Belmore
    905.308.4300 (mobile)