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January 19, 2018

Toronto – The Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) is expressing grave disappointment in light of a standardized email that some Liberal MPPs are using to respond to the union’s campaign on the crisis in Ontario’s correctional system.

January 12, 2018

We hope everyone had a safe and happy holiday. We are excited to resume bargaining.

January 4, 2018

Toronto – Correctional and youth justice workers from across Ontario will give back to their communities on January 8.

December 21, 2017

Thank you for your MPP emails

Your Correctional bargaining team would like to thank Corrections division members who have responded to our request to email your MPP. In addition to the bargaining team, the ministers, and the Premier all receive these emails.

December 21, 2017

For decades, the Ontario government has neglected our correctional facilities. As a result, there is a constant threat to the safety of inmates and staff.

Thomas addresses media on corrections crisis ahead of budget

Bi-Ministry Employer Relations Committee (BMERC)

Chair

Chris Jackel (SolGen) Local 369
Work: 705.549.9470
E: cmjackel.corr.merc@gmail.com

Vice-Chair

Peter Harding (MCCSS) Local 337
Work: 905.372.5451
E: pharding@live.ca

Member

Chad Oldfield (SolGen) Local 234
Work: 905.878.8141
E: chadaoldfield@gmail.com

Glenna Caldwell (MCCSS) Local 302
Work: 905.429.7139
E: glencald@hotmail.com

Sandra Harper (OPSEU)
Work: 416.570.5071
E: sharper@opseu.org

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Ministry Employee Relations Committees (MERC) Team Listing

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