News
JUNE 4, 2010

Inflammatory report criticizes trustees’ focus on education

BURNABY— The B.C. government claim that the Vancouver school district has no real financial problems, not only demonstrates a lack...

News
JUNE 2, 2010

Add your voice

BURNABY—The CUPE BC Occupational Health and Safety Committee wants to hear from you through their survey on health and safety...

News
JUNE 2, 2010

Online petition for local services

VERNON— BC Assessment offices in Vernon and Penticton are slated to be shut down by the provincial government. The 22...

News
JUNE 2, 2010

Western municipal workers conference coming up

REGINA—Civic workers from the four western provinces will be converging on Saskatchewan’s capital city next month, as CUPE National hosts...

Bargaining
JUNE 1, 2010

CUPE school staff give notice to bargain

BURNABY—CUPE locals representing staff in the public education system have served notice to open bargaining with their employers. Collective agreements...

News
JUNE 1, 2010

Local Elections Task Force recommendations positive — CUPE BC

BURNABY—The recommendations of the Local Government Elections Task Force to make local election campaigns more transparent are a good first...

Bargaining
MAY 28, 2010

Protecting quality public health care top bargaining priority

BURNABY – After two days of discussions about a new contract for health science professionals, some progress was made on...

News
MAY 27, 2010

Shared services review: Adequate funding, real partnerships needed in public education

BURNABY-The BC government announcement that four school districts will participate in a pilot project on shared services appears to be...

News
MAY 25, 2010

Use purchasing power to lower prescription drug prices for all – CUPE BC

BURNABY—BC should follow the lead of the Ontario government and negotiate a lower price for generic prescription drugs for all...