Please join us for breakfast on Tuesday, September 11 at 7:30 a.m. with Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL) President Chris Buckley.
A lifelong trade unionist and social justice advocate, Chris has dedicated himself to improving the lives of every worker in Ontario. He is the former President of Unifor Local 222 in Oshawa and chair of the GM Master Bargaining Committee, where he led negotiations with General Motors through four rounds of talks and spearheaded a 12-day blockade of the General Motors Canadian headquarters to stop the Oshawa truck plant closure and provoke the government to make ‘Made in Canada’ a principle of public policy.
The Labour Council’s general membership meetings are the 4th Tuesday of every month at 5:30 p.m. at 246 Romaine St., except for July and August, and in December the date it is changed (generally to the third Tuesday). The dates for 2018 are as follows:
The Peterborough and District Labour Council (PDLC) is the central body of union locals in the Peterborough area (Peterborough County plus Omemee) who are affiliated with the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC).