Item - 2012.CC21.1

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on April 2, 2012 with amendments.

CC21.1 - Results of Collective Bargaining Negotiations with the Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 79 in relation to the Full-Time Unit and the Part Time Unit B

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Amended
Wards:
All

City Council Decision

City Council on April 2, 2012, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council ratify and approve the Confidential Attachment 1, Memoranda of Settlement dated March 25, 2012, between the City of Toronto and the Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 79 to effect new collective agreements for the Full-Time Unit and Part-Time Unit B, as attached to the report (March 30, 2012) from the City Manager and the Executive Director, Human Resources.

 

2.         City Council authorize staff to make the necessary amendments to rates of pay, benefits and other issues identified as agreed changes in the Memoranda of Settlement for the Full-Time Unit and Part-Time Unit B.

 

3.         City Council authorize staff to make the necessary adjustments to the 2012 Non-Program Expenditure Budget and Operating Budgets of the Divisions to reflect provisions of the Memoranda of Settlement for Full-Time Unit and Part-Time Unit B.

 

4.         City Council authorize the public release of the confidential information in Confidential Attachment 1, as attached to the report (March 30, 2012) from the City Manager and the Executive Director, Human Resources, at the conclusion of the Special Meeting.

 

5.         City Council authorize the public release of the confidential information in Confidential Attachment 2, Part A, as attached to the report (March 30, 2012) from the City Manager and the Executive Director, Human Resources, at the conclusion of the Special Meeting.

 

6.         City Council authorize the public release of the confidential labour relations information in Confidential Attachment 3, Part B, as attached to the report (March 30, 2012) from the City Manager and the Executive Director, Human Resources, following the conclusion of collective bargaining and/or interest arbitration with CUPE Local 79 in relation to all four (4) CUPE, Local 79 collective agreements, including ratification and approval of all collective agreements, if the Memoranda of Settlement are ratified and approved by Council, and the completion of all related proceedings.

 

7.         City Council request the City Manager to submit a report to the Employee and Labour Relations Committee annually, at year end, on work place injuries and illnesses for employees of Children Services, Public Health and Long-Term Care Homes and Services, in relation to other Toronto Public Service employees, such report to include comparable private sector workplace information.

 

Confidential Attachment 1 and Confidential Attachment 2, Part A, to the report (March 30, 2012) from the City Manager and the Executive Director, Human Resources, are now public in their entirety and can be accessed under Background Information (City Council.)

 

Confidential Attachment 3, Part B, to the report (March 30, 2012) from the City Manager and the Executive Director, Human Resources, remains confidential in its entirety at this time, in accordance with the provision of the City of Toronto Act, 2006, as it contains information about labour relations and employment negotiations.  The confidential labour relations information in Confidential Attachment 3, Part B, as attached to the report (March 30, 2012) from the City Manager and the Executive Director, Human Resources, will be made public following the conclusion of collective bargaining and/or interest arbitration with CUPE Local 79 in relation to all four (4) CUPE, Local 79 collective agreements, including ratification and approval of all collective agreements, if the Memoranda of Settlement are ratified and approved by Council, and the completion of all related proceedings.

City Council Decision Advice and Other Information

City Council recessed its public session and met as Committee of the Whole in closed session on April 2, 2012, and considered confidential information on this Item as it relates to the labour relations and employee negotiations with Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 79 in relation to the Full-Time Unit and the Part Time Unit B.

Confidential Attachment - Labour relations or employee negotiations

Background Information (City Council)

(March 30, 2012) Report from the City Manager and the Executive Director, Human Resources, on the Results of Collective Bargaining Negotiations with CUPE Local 79 Full-Time Unit and Part-Time Unit B (CC21.1)
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2012/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-46284.pdf
Confidential Attachment 1 - Memoranda of Settlement - Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), Local 79 and the City of Toronto, Full-Time Unit and Part-Time Unit B - made public on April 2, 2012
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2012/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-46306.pdf
Confidential Attachment 2 - Summary of the Memoranda of Settlement for the Full-Time and Part-Time Unit B, Part A - made public on April 2, 2012
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2012/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-46307.pdf
Confidential Attachment 3 - Summary of the Memoranda of Settlement for Full-Time and Part-Time Unit B, Part B - not public at this time

Motions (City Council)

Report of Committee of the Whole

April 2, 2012 – 10:36 a.m. – Speaker Nunziata advised that City Council has completed its closed session consideration of Item CC21.1, headed "Results of Collective Bargaining Negotiations with Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 79 in relation to the Full-Time Unit and the Part-Time Unit B".  No motions were made in closed session.  Council would now proceed to the public debate on this item.


1 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Pam McConnell (Amended)

That the City Manager be requested to submit a report to the Employee and Labour Relations Committee annually at year end on work place injuries and illnesses for employees of Children Services, Public Health and Long-Term Care Homes and Services, in relation to other Toronto Public Service employees.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Apr-02-2012 11:29 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC21.1 - McConnell - motion 1 as amended
Total members that voted Yes: 39 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 2 Members that voted No are Maria Augimeri, David Shiner
Total members that were Absent: 4 Members that were absent are John Filion, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Anthony Perruzza

2 - Motion to Amend Motion moved by Councillor John Parker (Carried)

That City Council amend motion 1 by Councillor McConnell by adding the following words:

 

            "such report to include comparable private sector workplace information."

Vote (Amend Motion) Apr-02-2012 11:28 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC21.1 - Parker - motion 2
Total members that voted Yes: 38 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 2 Members that voted No are Maria Augimeri, Gord Perks
Total members that were Absent: 5 Members that were absent are John Filion, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Anthony Perruzza, David Shiner

Motion to Adopt Item as Amended (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item as Amended) Apr-02-2012 11:29 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC21.1 - Item as amended
Total members that voted Yes: 40 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 1 Members that voted No are Paula Fletcher
Total members that were Absent: 4 Members that were absent are John Filion, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Anthony Perruzza

Motion to End Debate moved by Councillor Mary Fragedakis (Lost)

That in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 27, Council Procedures, Council end the debate on Item CC21.1 and take the vote immediately.

Vote (End Debate) Apr-02-2012 11:17 AM

Result: Lost Two-Thirds Required - CC21.1 - Fragedakis - End debate
Total members that voted Yes: 15 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Shelley Carroll, Janet Davis, Mike Del Grande, Sarah Doucette, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Giorgio Mammoliti, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Gord Perks, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 23 Members that voted No are Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Paula Fletcher, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Peter Milczyn, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson
Total members that were Absent: 7 Members that were absent are Frank Di Giorgio, John Filion, Mike Layton, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Anthony Perruzza, David Shiner

Declared Interests (City Council)

The following member(s) declared an interest:

Councillor Denzil Minnan-Wong - as his spouse is a member of CUPE Local 79.
Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council