To: All Region 3 Local Presidents, or designee
Regional Presidents’ Conference on the Politics and Economic Times Facing Our Union and Communities
Dates: Wednesday October 27th and Thursday October 28, 2010
Place: Bayview-Wildwood Resort
1500 Port Stanton Parkway, Port Stanton (Severn Bridge area), ON P0E 1N0
Phone: 800-461-0243 or 705-689-2338 Fax: 705-689-8042
Please join your Executive Board Members, Claire Rowett, Pete Wright and Patty Rout at a Regional Presidents’ Conference about our economy and the political decisions shaping our work and the public services we provide in our communities. The conference is part of a province-wide series to have indepth discussion about the government’s decision to cut wages in its deficit reduction scheme.
President Warren (Smokey) Thomas will join us on Wednesday evening, October 26th to provide an update on the government’s policy and the union’s position and action on the wage cuts. Thursday will include a full presentation on economic research, public opinion polling and provide a chance for leaders to talk about the cuts with key facts and arguments opposing the restraint policy.