Bargaining updates from CUPE BC's 170 locals.

MARCH 4, 2013

Richmond inside workers reach tentative agreement

RICHMOND—CUPE Local 718 and the City of Richmond have reached a new tentative agreement.“We are pleased to have concluded negotiations...

MARCH 1, 2013

National President visits locked-out Quilchena Golf & Country Club workers

RICHMOND—CUPE National President, Paul Moist, and CUPE BC Secretary-Treasurer, Mark Hancock joined locked-out members on the picket line at Quilchena...

FEBRUARY 27, 2013

Tentative deal reached at VCC

VANCOUVER—CUPE Local 4627 and Vancouver Community College have finally reached a tentative new collective agreement after 15 months of bargaining....

FEBRUARY 19, 2013

Community Health collective agreement ratified

VANCOUVER—Workers in Community Health have voted 86 percent in favour of a two-year contract that provides an across the board...

FEBRUARY 5, 2013

Adding injury to insult:

Locked out CUPE worker hit by manager’s carRICHMOND – Locked out CUPE 4964 greenskeeper Mike Chysyk decided at the last...

FEBRUARY 4, 2013

Lockout at Quilchena Golf and Country Club

RICHMOND—This morning at 7:15 a.m., management at Quilchena Golf and Country Club locked out its employees. The lockout affects 19...

JANUARY 22, 2013

SFU Guilty of Bad Faith Bargaining

VANCOUVER – The BC Labour Relations Board has ruled that Simon Fraser University is guilty of bad faith bargaining against...

JANUARY 21, 2013

UVic Sessional Workers Ratify Two-Year Deal

VICTORIA—CUPE sessional instructors at the University of Victoria have ratified a new two-year collective agreement. The employer is expected to...

JANUARY 16, 2013

Community Social Services to resume strike action at end of January

Actions will highlight the scope and diversity of sector servicesVANCOUVER - The Community Social Services Bargaining Association is planning a...