CUPE 703 K-12 support workers ratify collective agreement

MAPLE RIDGE— After arduous bargaining sessions and mediation, CUPE 703, K-12 support workers at School District 42 in Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows reached a tentative agreement on September 6. Members ratified the collective agreement the next day with a large majority of members in favour. The local began bargaining on December 3, 2018 and after 17 […]

CUPE K-12 local applies for mediation in Saanich schools dispute

SAANICH – CUPE 441 applied for mediation Friday, September 13 on behalf of K-12 members who work in Saanich School District 63. CUPE 441 President Dean Coates said that the bargaining committee will be working hard to reach a settlement. “Our members are dedicated and care deeply about the students they support, but need to […]