Hello
 
The PRLC and the OFL is asking for your support.
 
The next few months are going to be critical for the success of the Bill 148. We need ask many union members to make presentation on the very important issues that need to be address in Bill 148, Fair Workplace, Better Jobs Act 2017 ask possible. 
 
  
Thank you

In Sol

Jim McDowell

President – PRLC

Phone: 905-696-8882
Cell:        416-587-8809
Email:     jim.mcdowell@prlc.ca

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Subject: Fw: Dates and cities confirmed for public consultations on Bill 148, Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017‎
From: Kathy Neumann <kneumann@ofl.ca>
Sent: Thursday, June 22, 2017 3:27 PM
Subject: Dates and cities confirmed for public consultations on Bill 148, Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017
 


 
 

SENT ON BEHALF OF CHRIS BUCKLEY

 

TO OFL EXECUTIVE BOARD, COUNCIL AND HEADS OF UNIONS

 

Greetings,

 

RE:   Dates and cities confirmed for public consultations on Bill 148, Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017.

 

The Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs met today to firm up the travel schedule for the public consultations on Bill 148, Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017.

 

Further to my letter to the OFL Executive Council, Executive Board and Heads of Unions dated June 16, 2017, where I encouraged you and your members to register with the clerk to present at the public hearings; if you have not already done so, please register to make an oral presentation when this committee meets in your community, or in a community near you.

 

Contact the clerk for the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs, Eric Rennie today to register to speak on Bill 148.

 

Eric Rennie – Tel: 416-325-3506 or Email: erennie@ola.org

 

Below is the confirmed schedule of where and on what dates the committee will meet. Please note that locations have yet to be determined, but the dates and cities have been confirmed.

 

Week 1

   

Monday, July 10

Thunder Bay

Tuesday, July 11

North Bay

Wednesday, July 12

Ottawa

Thursday, July 13

Kingston

Friday, July 14

Windsor-Essex

 

Week 2

   

Monday, July 17

London

Tuesday, July 18

Kitchener-Waterloo

Wednesday, July 19

Niagara

Thursday, July 20

Hamilton

Friday, July 21

Toronto (Queen’s Park)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Labour must have a strong voice and presence at these consultations.

 

Please mobilize your members and activists to present at these hearings. The committee will benefit from hearing how this legislation will impact working people across the province. Once you and your members have received confirmation of your appearance, please advise Melisa Bayon, the OFL’s Director of Political Action and Outreach at mbayon@ofl.ca,  and we will communicate some key messages and the OFL’s list of suggested amendments.

 

Thank you in advance for your attention to this important matter.

 

In solidarity,

 

Chris Buckley

President, Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL)

905-449-3112 | cbuckley@ofl.ca| @ChrisBuckleyOFL

 

Executive Assistant, Rob Halpin: 416-707-9014 | rhalpin@ofl.ca

Executive Secretary, Kathy Neumann: 416-443-7674 | kneumann@ofl.ca

 

http://www.OFL.ca | @OFLabour | Facebook.com/OFLabour

 

The Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL) represents 54 unions and one million workers. It is Canada’s largest provincial labour federation.