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NOVEMBER 10, 2016

Panel discussion opens day two of Education Sector Conference

VANCOUVER – The Education Sector Conference opened on Tuesday with a panel discussion moderated by CUPE BC Secretary Treasurer Trevor...

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NOVEMBER 8, 2016

Delegates inspired by positive changes to education with change of government in Alberta

VANCOUVER – Delegates attending the opening of the CUPE BC Education Sector Conference enjoyed a rousing speech by CUPE BC...

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NOVEMBER 4, 2016

CUPE 1858 at VIU first Canadian union local to sponsor friendship bench project

CUPE 1858 started the Friendship Bench project in 2015 as a legacy piece to honour their 40th Anniversary as a...

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NOVEMBER 1, 2016

Pumpkin patches thrill school kids and build community

BURNABY – CUPE 23 (Burnaby civic employees) member Chris Revitt with his wife Daniella and three children started bringing a...

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OCTOBER 17, 2016

Statement from CUPE BC re Vancouver School Board firing

BURNABY - Today’s news that Premier Christy Clark has fired the democratically elected Vancouver School Board shows that her education...

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OCTOBER 3, 2016

Get to know Library Workers in BC - October is Library Month

BURNABY - Across Canada, October is celebrated as Library Month to recognize the dedication and hard work of library workers...

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SEPTEMBER 23, 2016

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SEPTEMBER 21, 2016

New report highlights services coming back in-house

Back in House: Why Local Governments are Bringing Services Home, a new report from the Columbia Institute says that across...

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SEPTEMBER 15, 2016

CRD once again approves primarily public plan for sewage treatment

VICTORIA – Decades of discussion about sewage treatment in the Capital Regional District (CRD) came to an end yesterday when...