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OCTOBER 26, 2017

K-12 Presidents’ Council accomplishes much

The K-12 Presidents’ Council discussed issues affecting members, heard provincial committee reports, and talked about upcoming bargaining at their recent...

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OCTOBER 24, 2017

Health Minister Adrian Dix announces new bargaining unit for paramedics and dispatchers to improve patient care

RICHMOND—Delegates to the 2017 convention of CUPE Local 873 (Ambulance Paramedics and Emergency Dispatchers of B.C.) received a good news...

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OCTOBER 20, 2017

CUPE BC statement on Fernie workplace tragedy

BURNABY - Following today’s announcement from the B.C. Coroner’s Service identifying the three workers killed in a tragic workplace accident...

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OCTOBER 11, 2017

Negotiations underway for Kimberley Library Workers

KIMBERLEY – Negotiations for a first collective agreement between CUPE Local 440 and the Kimberley Public Library began today, after...

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OCTOBER 10, 2017

City and Canadian Union of Public Employees Local 50 Ratify Four Year Collective Agreement

VICTORIA, BC – The City of Victoria and Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 50 have ratified a new...

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OCTOBER 4, 2017

City of Kelowna Commissionaires renew strike mandate

KELOWNA - CUPE Local 338 members who work as jail guards at the Kelowna RCMP Detachment have voted 100 per...

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OCTOBER 4, 2017

CUPE 1004 welcomes new members

VANCOUVER – CUPE 1004 welcomed 11 new members this week, ground staff at China Airlines. The Canada Industrial Relations Board...

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OCTOBER 2, 2017

Legal slap-down of BC Nurses raiding a ‘big win’ for labour

BC Supreme Court ruling finds no merit in BCN arguments for targeting HSA, PEA jobs

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SEPTEMBER 29, 2017

BC Premier eager to work together with UBCM members to build strong communities

VANCOUVER – BC Premier John Horgan pledged to work together with local governments to tackle the province’s tough challenges during...