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APRIL 15, 2010

Powell River to privatize wastewater treatment

POWELL RIVER—Residents may soon see privatized wastewater treatment if the City’s plan goes ahead. CUPE 798 members are raising concerns...

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APRIL 15, 2010

CUPE BC’s Convention hits Vancouver next week

BURNABY—The Canadian Union of Public Employees’ BC Division’s 47th annual convention begins Wednesday, April 21 and goes through until Saturday,...

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APRIL 15, 2010

Turning pink in the Terrace sunshine

TERRACE—School workers came out in force and in pink on a sunny day in Terrace to celebrate anti-bullying day on...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Local elections need level playing field

BURNABY—Local elections in British Columbia should be conducted under the supervision of BC’s Chief Electoral Officer, and the province should...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Township layoffs ‘out of the blue’

LANGLEY – With a stroke of the pen, the Township of Langley has chopped its bylaw enforcement by 50 per...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Free public forum on child care

VANCOUVER—The verdict has long been in – a public system blending early childhood education and child care (ECEC) delivers high...

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APRIL 14, 2010

SFU united against cuts

BURNABY – More than 1,000 students, staff, and teachers joined in a boisterous rally at Simon Fraser University today to...

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APRIL 14, 2010

More reasons to question P3s at Victoria forum

VICTORIA—In advance of World Water Day 2009, the Greater Victoria Water Watch Coalition hosted a well-attended public forum to discuss...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Workers push public solutions at World Water Forum in Turkey

ISTANBUL—The pace is fast and furious for the Public Services International’s 55-member delegation at the World Water Forum in Istanbul.CUPE...