Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - BC

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - BC

October 11, 2012 13:21 ET

Victoria CUPE locals to host public event

"A Critical Look at Core Service Reviews-The Toronto Experience"

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Oct. 11, 2012) - CUPE locals in Victoria are hosting a free community event entitled "A Critical Look at Core Service Reviews- The Toronto Experience", Monday, October 15th.

This event will feature Sean Meagher of Public Interest and Trevor Davies, CUPE BC General Vice President and CUPE 374 President, and aims to address the issues associated with core service reviews.

Sean worked with CUPE locals in Toronto as the City of Toronto underwent a core service review and will speak about the pitfalls of these reviews and address how communities can mobilize to protect public services when facing such a review. Trevor will speak to local issues and the importance of public services in communities.

WHO: CUPE 50, CUPE 333, CUPE 374, CUPE 410, CUPE 1978, CUPE 2011, and CUPE 2081
WHAT: Presentations from each speaker followed by a question and answer session
WHEN: Monday, October 15, 2012 at 7 p.m.
WHERE: Camosun College (Lansdowne Campus)
Fisher 100
3100 Foul Bay Road
Victoria, BC

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