News
APRIL 9, 2010

Win for public sewage treatment in Victoria

VICTORIA—Residents of Greater Victoria have the option of choosing fully public sewage treatment and resource recovery.On March 31, Capital Regional...

News
APRIL 9, 2010

Province sends paramedics to health sector

VICTORIA – The BC government has moved to break up the unified bargaining unit for the province's 3,600 ambulance paramedics....

News
APRIL 9, 2010

Haitian activist to bring thanks to CUPE BC convention

BURNABY— The leader of Haiti’s largest union will bring greetings from his earthquake-ravaged country, and a message of gratitude for...

News
APRIL 1, 2010

Turning up the heat on education funding

VANCOUVER – CUPE BC’s provincial executive, which is meeting in Vancouver, applauded the joint work between school trustees, parents, teachers...

News
APRIL 1, 2010

A new look at the public education funding crisis

BURNABY —A financial crisis currently plagues BC public schools. CUPE National research representative John Malcolmson offers a new look at...

Bargaining
APRIL 1, 2010

K-12 presidents’ council maps bargaining strategy

RICHMOND—More than 50 local presidents from school district locals throughout the province met in Richmond Friday to review bargaining survey...

News
APRIL 1, 2010

New West school district says goodbye to bottled water

NEW WESTMINISTER – The New Westminster Board of Education has voted unanimously to end the use of bottled water in...

Bargaining
MARCH 31, 2010

Two UBC locals ready for bargaining

VANCOUVER —Support workers in CUPE locals 116 and 2950 at the University of British Columbia have served notice for bargaining.The...

News
MARCH 25, 2010

CUPE launches Bill 21 letter campaign

BURNABY – The CUPE national website has launched an online letter campaign in support of B.C.’s ambulance paramedics and against...