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February 7, 2019

OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas wrote to Premier Doug Ford following Ford's visit to the Grey Gables long-term care home on Feb. 2. 

Here is the text of that letter:

Dear Premier Ford:

January 25, 2019

Owen Sound – Hailing it as a “huge victory” for quality public services, OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas is congratulating his members and their community allies for successfully fighting back against a scheme to privatize long-term care in Grey County.
 

May 14, 2018

OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas and First Vice-President / Treasurer Eduardo (Eddy) Almeida say the fight to save Grey Gables isn't over, reports Bayshore Broadcasting.

May 10, 2018

Owen Sound – A group of Grey County councillors has voted down a plan that would save $1.2 million and maintain the Grey Gables long-term care facility in Markdale. But OPSEU leaders say the fight for high-quality public long-term care in the county is far from over.

August 9, 2017

More than a dozen of the former Wardens of Grey County wrote an open letter on Aug. 2 criticizing the current Grey County Council for voting to privatize long-term care.