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    Education workers’ union takes step toward legal strike position

    Education workers’ union takes step toward legal strike position

    TORONTO — Ontario education workers will be in a legal strike position as of the week of Sept. 23, as their union took the first step Thursday toward job action.

    The Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) is still in the midst of conducting a strike vote with its members, but on Thursday requested a “no-board report.”

    CUPE representatives said they are confident that members will vote to support job action.

    The no-board report starts a countdown toward a potential strike, but in the meantime there are more bargaining dates scheduled for Sept. 17 and 18.

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