Archives for February 2022

OPSEU Local 101 – VP Revote on Feb 24th


The Local Office has confirmed the approval for dates/time/location of the VP REVOTE:


Date: February 24th

Time: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

(In the event of a runoff vote, such that 50 + 1 % is not achieved, Feb 25th 8am – 8pm will be used as a second voting day)

Format: In person open-ballot ( as previous)


                     3005 Marentette Ave, Windsor

                    (near Devonshire Mall)


Candidates Running:

Katie Deschamps, Todd Dutot, Lauren Merritt, Sarah Myer

Positions available: 1st VP, 2nd VP, 3rdVP


All those eligible to vote must be members in good standing and provide photo ID ( workplace badge, or government photo ID) at the door.

The Staff Rep, Mickey Riccardi will facilitate the vote.

The positions and who is running for what position will be clearly identified at the polling station.

Each position will be counted in ranking order, until a successful candidate is elected. In the event of a runoff vote, such that 50 + 1 % is not achieved, Feb 25th will be used as a second voting day.

Black History Month Forum – free and open to the public

In commemoration of Black History Month, OPSEU/SEFPO’s Coalition of Racialized Workers (CoRW) will be hosting their annual Black History Month forum on February 25, 2022.

This year’s event will spotlight and celebrate the resistance, resilience and triumphs of Black people across Ontario, past and present. Join us to recognize an incredible roster of change makers and community builders that walk among us.


When: Friday, February 25, 2022

Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Location: Virtually on Zoom (a link will be provided to all registered participants in advance of the event)


For any questions or to register, please contact with your name and union number.

This event is free and open to all members of the public.

The deadline to register is Thursday, February 24, 2022.