The fall newsletter includes a round-up of upcoming events, updates on important initiatives, news, and an introduction to what UTFA is and how we work.
The U of T pension plan is facing both financial and political challenges. UTFA is currently engaged in discussions about possible changes to its pension plan and exploring a jointly sponsored pension plan model, and has developed a website to keep members informed about the situation.
Since early 2017, UTFA has been calling on the University Administration to provide greater transparency regarding its asbestos abatement activities in the Medical Sciences Building (MSB) on the St. George campus.
At its AGM on April 6, 2017, UTFA members voted to make changes to UTFA's By-Laws to allow for the hiring of an Executive Director, and to empower members to recall members of the Executive Committee. The full text of the By-Laws has been updated.