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January 8, 2019

Toronto – OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas is calling on the Ford government to stop using police to try to block workers at the privately operated cannabis warehouse from unionizing.

January 4, 2019

OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas sent the following letter on Jan. 4 to Premier Doug Ford and Finance Minister Vic Fedeli calling for an urgent meeting over the growing problem of thefts in LCBO stores.

January 4, 2019

January 4, 2019

The recent spike in thefts at various LCBO locations has Warren 'Smokey' Thomas — president of OPSEU — calling for the government to meet and implement further security measures at store locations. "The LCBO is making some progress, but in my mind, not enough," Thomas said.

January 4, 2019

OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas appeared on CP24’s Live at Noon on January 3 to discuss recent police reports that there are increasing numbers of impaired drivers on Ontario’s roads

January 4, 2019

The sobering numbers look like this: more than 9,000 thefts at LCBO outlets in Toronto in the past four-and-a-half years (Jan. 1, 2014 to June 26, 2018), according to a crunching of Toronto Police Service data obtained by the Star.

Events

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Bargaining

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Friday, June 2, 2017 - 12:30pm
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 4:45pm

Information

April 13, 2017
Check the list below for the LBED Strike Vote Information Sessions nearest you.  Times, dates and locations may change, please check the website often.
April 12, 2017
Questions and Answers about the April 24-25 Strike Vote for members of OPSEU’s Liquor Board Employees Division (LBED)
March 29, 2017
In the event of a strike or lockout, OPSEU members at the LCBO will receive strike pay from the union by direct deposit to their personal bank or credit union accounts.