Posties on the Road Again in Southern Ontario

For Immediate Release

OTTAWA – The Canadian Union of Postal Workers’ cross-country tour is swinging into Southern Ontario this week, encouraging people to fight back against the cuts to their postal service by voting out the Conservatives.

Among the planned stops will be Jeff Watson’s riding in Windsor, Ontario. “As Secretary to the Minister of Transport, Watson has been instrumental in attacking our money-making postal service,” said Mike Palecek, National President of CUPW, who will be aboard the Save Canada Post bus. “We hope he will be held accountable by his constituents.”

Stops for the days ahead are as follows:

Monday September 28th

  • London
  • Stratford - Presentation to Stratford Mayor and Council


Tuesday September 29th

  • Kitchener, Ontario – Photo-op in location TBA

Wednesday September 30th

  • Niagara Falls – Canvassing


Thursday October 1st

  • St. Catharines – table near Brock University TBA


Friday October 2nd

  • Brantford – Farmer’s Market
  • Windsor


Saturday October 3rd

Windsor – details TBA


Monday October 5th

  • Toronto – Press conference, 9h am


Tuesday October 6th

  • Hamilton, Ontario


Wednesday October 7th

  • Belleville, Ontario





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 For a more detailed tour itinerary, media interviews or further information, please contact Aalya Ahmad, CUPW Communications – or 613-327-1177. Save Canada Post from Coast to Coast tour: 613-293-0308 #savecanadapost