Saanich municipal workers ratify new collective agreement

SAANICH –The Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 2011, District of Saanich and the Saanich Police Board have ratified a new four-year collective agreement for the period of January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2019. 

CUPE 561 rally calls on District to restore post-retirement health benefits

  Around 80 members came out on a dark and cold night to support post-retirement health benefits for all retirees. COQUITLAM – In an evening rally that led straight to the regular school board meeting on November 28, a crowd of more than 75 members of CUPE 561 and other locals called on School District […]

CUPE BC Submissions to Government Commissions emphasize fairness and equality

British Columbia’s new government has initiated a number of public consultation processes since taking office, as part of its implementation of the BC NDP’s election campaign platform. CUPE BC has provided written submissions, along with oral presentations, to three major consultation processes in the past month. Read our submissions to the pre-Budget hearings of the […]