I am writing to inform you that CUPE Local 3261 has scheduled ratification meetings requiring release time for employees in the CUPE Local 3261 Full-Time & Part-Time bargaining unit. These meetings are for CUPE 3261 to provide information to their members about the tentative collective agreement reached on Thursday, November 17 and to conduct ratification votes.
The University encourages all employees in the CUPE 3261 Full-Time & Part-Time bargaining unit to attend a meeting and participate in the process.
Meeting times are as follows:
- St. George – Tuesday, November 22, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm & 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
- UTSC – Wednesday, November 23, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm & 9:30 pm – 11:30 pm
- UTM – Thursday, November 24, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm & 10:00 pm – 12:00 am
The University encourages all employees in the bargaining unit to attend a ratification meeting and participate in the process. Employees are required to notify their manager in advance if they are going to attend a meeting.