December 7, 2018

By- Election Results

President – Stephen Dingwall – Acclaimed

Steward – Marny Sharpen – Acclaimed


December 7, 2018 – Survey Closed.

Gift Card Survey – Coming to your inbox!

In the past, your executive purchased gift cards for all members of the local.
With contract negotiations coming up in the new year, it is anticipated the costs could be higher and longer than normal.
Should your executive purchase gift cards this year?  We need you to participate and give us feedback on this matter.
It is a quick survey, will take less than two minutes!

Upcoming Negotiations – February 2019 –

REMINDER:  Please take the time and complete the “We need your opinion” survey. This will assist your bargaining team. The survey is DUE: November 30, 2018

The email below was sent to the membership on November 7, 2018. 

Your executive sent out the “We need your opinion” survey today, for the upcoming negotiations.
We have received the following messages from the membership:
  • I got the survey in my Junk/Spam folder.
  • I did not get the survey
If you are using your email address,  it may take a little longer for some to receive OR it may have been directed to one of the folders mentioned above. Please check those folders.
If you don’t receive the survey by November 13, 2018, please reply to this email.
It is important that all members receive and provide feedback/respond to the survey, as it will assist the bargaining team.
 Is there a survey response due date? Not, at this time. We will send out an email and update the website when the survey is due.


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OMERS -UPDATE – November 22, 2018 – Message from Fred Hahn, President CUPE Ontario 

Dear CUPE Local Executives with Members in OMERS, CUPE Council Presidents, CUPE Ontario Committees, Ontario Council of School Board Unions Executive, & CUPE Ontario Executive Board,

Last week, thanks to all your efforts and working with our allies, we were successful in not only stopping all the proposed, concessionary changes to the OMERS pension plan, but also in securing a long sought after, positive provision for paramedics.Memorandum-OMERS-112118

Comprehensive Plan Review decisions have been made. For more information visit OMERS


Further Plan Review information:


OMERS Pension Memo