News
MARCH 11, 2010

Support strong for paramedics - poll

BURNABY – A new poll shows solid support for B.C.’s ambulance paramedics in their demands to improve ambulance service in...

News
MARCH 11, 2010

An ice time had by all!

POWELL RIVER – More than 125 people enjoyed a free public skate Saturday hosted by CUPE. The event was sponsored...

News
MARCH 10, 2010

Minister rejects offer from paramedics

VICTORIA – Health Services Minister Kevin Falcon was quick to reject union efforts to secure a contract for the province’s...

News
MARCH 10, 2010

Paramedics agree on contract roll-over

RICHMOND – In an effort to conclude stymied contract talks, the Ambulance Paramedics of BC have agreed to roll over...

News
MARCH 9, 2010

CRD vulnerable to trade restrictions with sewage P3

BURNABY—If local governments opt for public private partnerships (P3s), something which is under consideration for the Capital Regional District’s new...

News
MARCH 8, 2010

Bread and roses at IWD breakfast

BURNABY – Union women celebrated International Women’s Day with a breakfast that included bread and roses, as well as inspiring...

News
MARCH 8, 2010

Celebrating International Women’s Day

BURNABY —As International Women’s Day approaches, we reflect on the past year and highlight opportunities to celebrate this important day.In...

Bargaining
MARCH 3, 2010

Community Health contract ratified

BURNABY – The BCGEU announced today that the contract negotiated on behalf of community health workers has been ratified by...

News
MARCH 2, 2010

Liberals further the divide in B.C. with 2010 Budget

VICTORIA—With its first post-Olympics budget, the BC Liberal government is worsening economic polarization and providing little relief to rural communities...