National Capital Region

September 1, 2016
The arbitration hearing on the outstanding contract issues for Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation workers at Rideau Carleton Raceway in Ottawa will have to be rescheduled as the arbitrator was called away at the last minute.
May 27, 2016
The union and the employer agreed to a process of binding arbitration to resolve all outstanding issues between parties union and the employer agreed to a process of binding arbitration to resolve all outstanding issues between parties
December 17, 2015
Management at the OLG Rideau Carleton Raceway Slots (RCRS) has indicated to its workers that they will be locked out as of 12:01 am on December 16.
May 22, 2015
Greg McGillis was elected as Regional Executive Vice-President (REVP) in May 2017.
October 31, 2014
Workers at the National Gallery of Canada are concerned that management is moving towards locking them out. The Gallery’s management had requested two weeks of negotiations in September but then suddenly reversed its position and cancelled the scheduled talks.
September 10, 2014
Workers at the National Arts Centre (NAC) in Ottawa have voted overwhelmingly to strike in response to the NAC management’s unwillingness to resolve longstanding concerns. Full story
June 23, 2014
Thousands of PSAC members rallied in front of Treasury Board headquarters June 19 to denounce a government hell-bent on dismantling and denigrating the federal public service even as it pays lip service to the important work it does. The rally, timed to coincide with National Public Service week featured a flashmob, as well as speeches from PSAC regional and national leaders.  

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