WAGE Freeze

Please read Warren ( Smokey) Thomas reflections, on a letter he received  from the Ministry of Finance  Dwight Duncan, on Smokey’s  participation on consultation sessions on public sector compensations, pertaining to the wage freeze policy. Read full documents here

Understanding the Dollar and Cents of the McGuinty Wage Freeze

As you have likely read in recent correspondence from Warren (Smokey) Thomas,President OPSEU, the McGuinty Liberals have asked unions and employers to discuss ways to implement plans to cut pay and benefits including the possible implementation of a two year wage freeze upon the expiration of the unions’ current Collective Agreement. As part of an […]

Wage Freeze

Read a  letter attached here OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas speaks to challenging the McGuinty wage freeze

College Academic Council Election Notice Spring 2009

Date: 23 June 2009 To: All Professors, Instructors, Librarians, and Counsellors From: Jack Wilson, Vice President. OPSEU Local 415 Subject: College Academic Council Elections The following faculty have been elected or acclaimed: 1. Hospitality and Tourism — Enrico De Francesco 2. Business — Glenda Checkley 3. Media and Design — Don Crockford 4. Health and […]

Survey Results

This survey was made available to all full-time and partial-load members of  Local 415 ( professors, instructors, counsellors, and librarians) for a two week period in March 2009. People could respond either on-line or by hard copy. A total of 95 people submitted responses and they were from the following areas: – Business   16 – […]


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Ontario and Ottawa constituencies, wards, zones

Do you know who is your MPP? Do you know in which constituency, ward or school zone you live? Here are some guides: Ontario constituency maps Ontario MPPs Ottawa urban ward maps Ottawa rural ward maps Ottawa Carleton District School Board zones