CMHA-Oxford Local 133 info picket Oct. 3

September 27, 2012

As the clock ticks down on an Oct. 6 strike deadline members of OPSEU Local 13, representing workers at the Canadian Mental Health Association in Woodstock, have announced plans for an information picket outside their workplace on Wednesday Oct. 3.

“We are calling out to our brothers and sisters in OPSEU who work in the Woodstock area, and other community labour supporters, to join us on the information picket line on Oct. 3,” said Tischin Forster, president of Local 133. “We must send a loud and clear message to our employer that we are aiming for a fair contract that shows respect and value to our members who are mental health professionals providing community mental health support.”

The information picket is scheduled for 7 p.m., Wednesday Oct. 3, at 522 Pine Street, Woodstock.

Members of Local 133 will be in a legal position to strike at 12:01 a.m., Saturday Oct. 6. One day of mediation is scheduled for Oct. 5.

More information:

Tischa Forster President, OPSEU Local 133 Telephone: 519-777-5969



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