(Toronto) After a day and night of conciliation meetings, CUPE Local 3261 (University of Toronto Press shipping and receiving employees) and the University of Toronto Press have reached a tentative agreement which both sides are recommending.
Details of the agreement will not be available until after it has been ratified. CUPE members will attend a ratification meeting later today.
Mary Catherine McCarthy, CUPE National Representative
416 274-2637 (Cell) - 416 292-3999 (Office)
The Canadian Union of Public Employees, Canadas largest union, represents workers employed by both public and private sector organizations in health care, emergency services, education, municipalities, social services, libraries, utilities, transportation and airlines, and front-line water services. Founded in 1963 by the amalgamation of the National Union of Public Service Employees and the National Union of Public Employees, CUPE represents half a million workers, 160,000 of whom are in Ontario.