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August 14, 2012

(TORONTO) – Correctional officers at Toronto West Detention Centre have planned a three-hour information picket Aug. 16 to protest the unjust dismissal of Dan Marshall, president of Local 517 represented by the Ontario Public Service Union, and two others at the facility.

August 8, 2012

Workload Analysis tool gets approval for Probation & Parole.

August 3, 2012

(LONDON) – Despite an agreement between management and employees at Elgin-Middlesex Detention Centre on a general release of inmates following a week of violent disturbances and weapon searches, conditions inside the facility remain tense and it’s time for the minister responsible to act, says th

July 26, 2012

TORONTO – John Tory’s recommendations for the revitalization on Ontario Place will likely result in affluent condo owners having their own private playground.

July 11, 2012

TORONTO – Staff in Ontario’s provincial correctional facilities are bracing for even more jail overcrowding under new federal crime legislation.


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Central Employee Relations Committee (CERC)

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 11:15am

Mickey Riccardi - Chair
C: 519.981.7748
Work: 519.973.1335
E: [email protected]

Tim Elphick Vice-Chair
C: 519.580.8463
Work: 519.881.1772
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Janis Pechinger A/Member
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Ministry Employee Relations Committee (MERC)

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