Bargaining

Bargaining updates from CUPE BC's 170 locals.

Bargaining
JUNE 14, 2012

Fraser Valley Library Workers ratify four-year deal

ABBOTSFORD—Members of CUPE 1698 voted in favour of ratifying a four-year collective agreement Sunday, June 10. The agreement includes a two...

Bargaining
JUNE 8, 2012

Talks break down in community social services bargaining, strike vote to be taken: Strike vote meetings to start next week

VANCOUVER - Talks broke down yesterday between the provincial government, employers and the ten unions representing B.C.'s 15,000 community social...

Bargaining
JUNE 6, 2012

CUPE 116 at UBC serves strike notice

VANCOUVER—CUPE Local 116 has served 72-hour strike notice at UBC. The 2,000 member local served notice this morning after contract...

Bargaining
JUNE 5, 2012

Okanagan library workers continue job action

KELOWNA—Four Okanagan Regional Library (ORL) van drivers will be off the job this week, as library workers continue to fight...

Bargaining
MAY 24, 2012

Monetary proposals tabled at Community Social Services bargaining table: June 4 bargaining week will be critical

The multi-union bargaining committee presented its monetary proposals to the employer during the latest week of bargaining, including wage and...

Bargaining
MAY 18, 2012

Strong strike votes at UBC/Uvic

VANCOUVER – CUPE Locals 116 and 2278 have secured strong strike votes from their members.  The members of local 116...

Bargaining
APRIL 24, 2012

City of Powell River announces dramatic cuts to municipal services

POWELL RIVER—Dramatic cuts to municipal services will affect the quality of services residents receive in Powell River, warns CUPE Local...

Bargaining
APRIL 20, 2012

Slow progress at community social services bargaining table

BURNABY—Progress has been frustratingly slow during the second round of contract talks this week between the multi-union bargaining committee, the...

Bargaining
APRIL 13, 2012

Post Secondary Employer Group Abandons Provincial Template Table Negotiations

Following more than two years of protracted negotiations, the Post Secondary Employers Association (PSEA) announced that it is abandoning the...