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October 5, 2012

Less than 24 hours after the Ontario Public Service Employees Union offered to extend its contract with the Government of Ontario to put on hold any increases to wages and compensation, the McGuinty Liberals have served notice that they want to begin negotiations that will likely produce drastic

October 3, 2012

ONTARIO – Government plans to close four ServiceOntario counters in Chatham, Newmarket, Oshawa and at 4400 Dufferin St.

October 3, 2012

Ministry of Labour staff in London will demonstrate outside their York Street offices on Thursday Oct. 4 to demand the immediate reinstatement of 19 employment standards officers, including two from London, who were laid off on Sept. 20.

October 1, 2012

The latest bargaining and mobilizing news for OPS members

Bargaining teams preparing for negotiations

After a week-long training session, your OPS bargaining teams are now well under way with preparations for the upcoming round of negotiations.

September 28, 2012

The gutting of the Ministry of Natural Resources has accelerated and the real victims will be future generations of Ontarians who, thanks to the latest round of budget cuts courtesy of the McGuinty government, will scarcely recognize the province’s once rugged charm and beauty.


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Collective Agreement

Central Employee Relations Committee (CERC)

Haran Thurairasah-Chair
Work: 416.988.9845
E: [email protected]

Neil Martin-Vice-Chair
Work: 416.476.6975
E: [email protected]

Janis Pechinger-Member
Work: 519.873.4771
E: [email protected]

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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.