News
OCTOBER 28, 2013

October 22 Skytrain track malfunction the result of contracting out

There were major delays caused by a failure of a critical component of the Expo Line on the morning of...

Bargaining
OCTOBER 17, 2013

CUPE education workers in Powell River ratify collective agreement

POWELL RIVER—Education worker members of CUPE Local 476 have voted to ratify a collective agreement with School District 47 (Powell...

Commentary
OCTOBER 16, 2013

Prince George facing challenges and opportunities

Since my election as your president last April, I’ve been trying to spend as much time as I can out...

Bargaining
OCTOBER 16, 2013

Local K-12 bargaining shows how provincial budget cuts impact students—CUPE BC

BURNABY—As CUPE’s K-12 Locals in BC begin concluding collective bargaining with school districts, the need for increased funding for public...

News
OCTOBER 10, 2013

Community Social Services Workers Online Survey

To prepare for the next round of bargaining, CUPE is conducting a survey to gather feedback about how to improve...

News
OCTOBER 8, 2013

Vancouver communities suffer under more health service cuts

VANCOUVER—Layoff notices issued this week by the Vancouver Coastal Health Authority will result in reduced health services for children and...

News
OCTOBER 7, 2013

BC Government obliged to fund agreement with education workers – CUPE

BURNABY-CUPE Locals have begun reaching settlements with BC school boards. CUPE Local 476 in Powell River and Local 1260 in...

News
OCTOBER 7, 2013

Trustee vacancy for Municipal Pension Plan

Due to a resignation from the position, CUPE BC is accepting applications from CUPE members who may be interested in...

News
SEPTEMBER 30, 2013

KDC celebrates 50 years of solidarity

CRANBROOK – The Kootenay District Council (KDC) celebrated 50 years of solidarity in the Kootenays this month. They marked the...