Open Letter to Regional Chair Ken Seiling re. Open Tendering

October 2, 2014

Mr. Ken Seiling
Regional Chair
1st Floor, 150 Frederick Street
Kitchener, ON
N2G 4J3


Dear Ken,

I wanted follow up with you in the wake of the developments and decisions by the Ontario Labour Board deeming the Region a “construction employer”, validating the certification by the Carpenters Union and ensuring closed tendering for local infrastructure.

First allow me applaud the Region’s challenge, and appeal to the Ontario Labour Relations Board in an attempt to both protect taxpayers and maintain a fair and open tendering process for local infrastructure projects.

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