NORTH BAY, Ont. – A solidarity rally will be held tomorrow, Tuesday, October 25th, at 4:00 pm, at the Near North District School Board office, 963 Airport Road, in North Bay, in support of members of Local 1165-6 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), representing three transportation technicians who plan and ensure bus routing and transportation services for the Near North District School Board, the Nipissing-Parry Sound Catholic District School Board, Le Conseil scolaire de district du Nord-Est de l’Ontario, and the Conseil scolaire Franco-Nord.
The workers, on strike since September 19th to fight management concession demands, are employed by a transportation consortium, Student Transportation Services Nipissing Parry Sound, providing transportation services to all four area school boards.
Striking Student Transportation Services workers, CUPE 1165 members and supporters
Solidarity rally in support of striking members of CUPE Local 1165-6
Tuesday, October 25th, 2005
Near North District School Board
963 Airport Road, North Bay
For further information, please contact:
CUPE National Rep.