Commentary
JULY 27, 2021

It’s time to reconnect

In the year and a half since the first COVID-19 lockdown, we’ve learned just how challenging and unpredictable pandemic times...

Public Employee Magazine
JULY 26, 2021

Public Employee Summer 2021

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News
JULY 26, 2021

CUPE 391 library workers ratify tentative agreement with City of Vancouver

VANCOUVER—CUPE 391 members who work at Vancouver Public Library (VPL) ratified a three-year agreement with the employer on July 21....

News
JULY 8, 2021

CUPE 1004 rallies draw public support to save the PNE

VANCOUVER—Hundreds of people, including union members, families and the public rallied on Wednesday in a day of action to draw...

News
JULY 7, 2021

Donald Grant: Municipalities need to answer the emergency call for more 9-1-1 funding

Op-ed published in the Vancouver Sun on July 7, 2021. Over the last week, 9-1-1 operators have been pushed past...

News
JULY 6, 2021

CUPE 1004 campaigns to save the PNE

VANCOUVER—The re-opening of the Pacific National Exhibition on August 21 is a big step toward recovery, but with limited attendance...

News
JULY 2, 2021

CUPE 1004 rallying for the PNE

VANCOUVER–The union representing workers at the Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) is inviting other unions and the public to join them...

News
JUNE 29, 2021

9-1-1 operators “stretched to the limit” during heat wave

VANCOUVER—Record high temperatures during the historic heat wave in B.C. have taken their toll on Lower Mainland 9-1-1 operators, who...

News
JUNE 28, 2021

Bulletin - Wrapping up the school year

Employer questions on vaccination While the provincial immunization plan moves forward throughout the summer, we are asking all K-12 members...