Bargaining updates from CUPE BC's 170 locals.

FEBRUARY 11, 2010

Tentative agreement for health care workers

BURNABY—A tentative agreement covering more than 48,000 hospital and long-term care workers has been reached between the multi-union Facilities Bargaining...

JANUARY 25, 2010

Third CUPE Local rejects Community Health tentative agreement

VANCOUVER — CUPE 15 members joined their CUPE health sector counterparts in turning down the tentative agreement with a resounding...

JANUARY 21, 2010

CUPE members soundly reject Community Health agreement

BURNABY — CUPE members voted overwhelmingly against a proposed agreement in the Community Health sector. The two-year deal features no...

JANUARY 18, 2010

Committee recommends rejecting tentative agreement

VANCOUVER—CUPE’s Community Health bargaining committee is recommending rejection of the tentative agreement reached with the Liberal government and the BCGEU...

JANUARY 12, 2010

Assessment talks underway

VICTORIA – Collective bargaining began today for 560 BC Assessment employees – members of CUPE 1767. Both sides have presented...

DECEMBER 21, 2009

Tentative deal in community health

VANCOUVER - A tentative agreement has been reached between the Community Bargaining Association (which includes the CUPE bargaining committee) and...

DECEMBER 18, 2009

Employers scuttle chance of community social services agreement

BURNABY—Talks initiated by the Community Social Services Employer’s Association aimed at reaching an early collective agreement have ended without a...

DECEMBER 17, 2009

Early talks stumble in community social services sector

BURNABY—Unions in the Community Social Services Bargaining Association (CSSBA) are concerned that an approach from employers for early talks is...

DECEMBER 15, 2009

Community health sector bargaining underway

VANCOUVER – CUPE and other health unions in the Community Bargaining Association (CBA) are at the table this week with...