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February 24, 2017

Over 90 Belle River and Lakeshore residents came together February 18 to call on the Ontario government to provide a publicly-run ServiceOntario office in Belle River.

February 21, 2017

Warren (Smokey) Thomas, President of OPSEU, sent the following letter to the editor of Toronto Life on February 17 regarding an article the magazine published online on February 1

February 18, 2017

Residents of Belle River want a publicly run ServiceOntario centre, a community meeting on Saturday heard. Check out the full story on AM800 here.

February 17, 2017

Toronto – In a stunning victory for nine Ontario communities, most of them rural, the provincial government has announced that their publicly operated ServiceOntario centres, which had been slated for closure, will remain open.

February 17, 2017

Belle River – Representatives of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) will welcome MPP Taras Natyshak and members of the public to a community meeting to discuss making Belle River’s S


April 4, 2017
The content of the "EESA and Survey Guide" document is below:
March 29, 2017
Memorandum of Settlement for Ministry of Education
February 21, 2017
As part of a recent settlement between OPSEU and the Ontario Government, it was agreed that the Short Term Sickness Plan (STSP) for OPSEU members in the Ontario Public Service (OPS) will revert to

Collective Agreement

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.

Pension and Benefits

February 19, 2014
Responding to the Liberal attack on retiree benefits in the Ontario Public Service
December 3, 2013
Changes to OPS Dependent Life Insurance now implemented November 4, 2013
July 15, 2013
In the recent round of OPS negotiations the parties agreed to extend the Supplementary Health & Hospital and Dental benefits plans (as set out in Articles 39 and 40) to fixed-term employees (FX