NOVEMBER 6, 2017

Community Social Services unions, employers to launch precarious work survey

If you are a CUPE member in the Community Social Services sector who is affected by precarious work—employment that is...

NOVEMBER 3, 2017

CUPE 561 stands up for post-retirement health benefits

CUPE 561 members are featured on transit shelter ads asking Coquitlam’s public to call the School District to reverse its...

NOVEMBER 1, 2017

CUPE 401 welcomes Port McNeill outside workers

BURNABY – CUPE 401 welcomed outside workers at the Corporation of the Town of Port McNeill into the local last...

OCTOBER 31, 2017

CUPE BC and CUPE Local 1816 launch campaign for new progressive Board of Directors at Pacific Blue Cross

BURNABY – CUPE BC and CUPE Local 1816 (Pacific Blue Cross employees) are launching a campaign to elect new progressive...

OCTOBER 26, 2017

K-12 Presidents’ Council accomplishes much

The K-12 Presidents’ Council discussed issues affecting members, heard provincial committee reports, and talked about upcoming bargaining at their recent...

OCTOBER 24, 2017

Health Minister Adrian Dix announces new bargaining unit for paramedics and dispatchers to improve patient care

RICHMOND—Delegates to the 2017 convention of CUPE Local 873 (Ambulance Paramedics and Emergency Dispatchers of B.C.) received a good news...

OCTOBER 20, 2017

CUPE BC statement on Fernie workplace tragedy

BURNABY - Following today’s announcement from the B.C. Coroner’s Service identifying the three workers killed in a tragic workplace accident...

OCTOBER 11, 2017

Negotiations underway for Kimberley Library Workers

KIMBERLEY – Negotiations for a first collective agreement between CUPE Local 440 and the Kimberley Public Library began today, after...

OCTOBER 10, 2017

City and Canadian Union of Public Employees Local 50 Ratify Four Year Collective Agreement

VICTORIA, BC – The City of Victoria and Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 50 have ratified a new...