President Resignation

Elections, President's Message
Sisters and Brothers: Sister Karen Carle has advised COPE491 that although she has enjoyed working as President and on behalf of the members, the time has come that she has decided to resign. Karen has been a wealth of knowledge and a strong activist for our members and will be missed!  We wish Karen all the best and want to thank her for the dedication she has shown to our members. As a result of this, the election call was sent out yesterday. As this is a bi-election, this position will end December 31, 2019.
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Presidents Message – June 2013

President's Message
    PRESIDENTS MESSAGE – June, 2013 Dear Brothers and Sisters This reporting period has again been a very busy one for our Local on both the Local Issues and the legislative front. Our Local is making great strides in moving us forward, through communication, education and information.  We are seeing better turnouts in all Regions, and continue to hear from our members.  Relationships created with our employer CUPE are allowing for proper practice and implementation of our collective agreement.  They are aware that it is easier to speak to us before implementing policy, and that we will raise any question where we feel needed to ensure and continue our representative of our members. Since my last report many things have occurred.  I attended with Ontario RVP’s COPE Ontario’s Annual…
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