Bargaining updates from CUPE BC's 170 locals.

JUNE 3, 2013

School support staff layoffs ‘devastating’

NEW WESTMINSTER - Education workers and students are paying the price for ballooning deficits in Coquitlam and New Westminster. The...

MAY 24, 2013

K-12 CUPE presidents talk the walk

VANCOUVER - CUPE local presidents representing  27,000 K-12 workers across BC met yesterday to discuss bargaining and possible strike action.Following...

MAY 6, 2013

CUPE employees at North Shore Winter Club locked out

NORTH VANCOUVER – Sixteen CUPE 389 members who work at the North Shore Winter Club (NSWC) were locked out Friday...

MAY 2, 2013

Quilchena lockout reaches day ninety

RICHMOND—Yesterday, Wednesday May 1, marks day ninety of the lockout at Quilchena Golf and Country Club.  The groundskeepers (who are...

APRIL 29, 2013

CUPE employees reject final offer from North Shore Winter Club

NORTH VANCOUVER–CUPE 389 employees at the North Shore Winter Club (NSWC) voted Friday (April 26) overwhelmingly to reject the final...

APRIL 25, 2013

‘Zero’ progress stalls K-12 talks

VANCOUVER – Provincial K-12 bargaining talks have broken down.  CUPE reports reaching “impasse” with the BC Public School Employers’ Association...

APRIL 24, 2013

Simon Fraser University guilty verdict sticks

BURNABY - The BC Labour Relations Board has rejected an SFU bid to overturn a ruling that it is bargaining...

APRIL 10, 2013

Tentative deal reached at the Vancouver Art Gallery

VANCOUVER—The Vancouver Art Gallery (VAG) and the CUPE members who work there have reached a tentative agreement.“We are pleased to...

MARCH 6, 2013

Health science professionals ratify collective agreement

VANCOUVER—Health science professionals have voted 83 percent in favour of accepting a new contract that includes wage increases totaling three...