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Ontario Public Service - Corrections

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February 15, 2019

For the second year in a row, correctional workers across Ontario will give back to their communities.

February 8, 2019

The provincial finance minister did not receive a warm welcome during a snowy visit to the city.

December 21, 2018

Toronto – Until this week, Ontario’s most violent correctional institutions had a full-time local union health and safety co-chair. But from now on, Toronto South Detention Centre and the Central East Detention Centre in Lindsay will have to get by without these full-time positions.

December 13, 2018

Toronto – OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas is warning Premier Doug Ford that he must replenish the ranks of frontline workers in the Ontario Public Service (OPS), which have been cut to the bone under previous governments.

November 7, 2018

OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas says the enthusiasm he saw at the OPS Divisional Meeting over the November 2-4 weekend makes him all the more confident that the union is ready to take on Doug Ford.

Thomas addresses media on corrections crisis ahead of budget

Ministry Employee Relations Committees (MERC) Team Listing

MERC Information including MERC Committee Members, MERC Chairs Meeting Minutes, Action Form, Divisional Minutes, and MERC Team Disclosures.

Bargaining

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 1:45pm
Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 4:45pm

Information

MGCS Sub Committees Communications Stacy Grieve Infrastructure Technology Services Rob Cox Ontario Shared Services Spencer Mitchell
Have a question? Send the CERC team an email at cerc@opseu.org

Events

Monday, January 23, 2017 - 2:30pm to Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 9:00pm
Saturday, October 29, 2016 - 9:00am to Sunday, October 30, 2016 - 12:00pm
Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 1:00pm to Friday, October 28, 2016 - 5:00pm

Pensions and Benefits

November 16, 2016
OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas has sent the letter below to OPSEU members in the OPTrust pension plan. Action memo
November 16, 2016
Memorandum of Settlement Between: The Crown in Right of Ontario as represented by the Treasury Board Secretariat (“the Employer”) - and -
November 16, 2016
OPSEU has negotiated a new agreement with the Ontario government on post-retirement benefits for members of the OPTrust pension plan.

Services correctionnels en état de crise

Latest News, Events and Information on the Crisis in Corrections, including Strike Training information, etc. Read more...