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...

News
MAY 20, 2010

Naramata wins kudos for workshops, activities

NARAMATA – Members from throughout B.C. attended week-long workshops at CUPE BC’s 34th annual Naramata summer school. One hundred and...

Bargaining
MAY 20, 2010

CSS bargaining committee meets with employers’ group, tables proposals

RICHMOND— The union bargaining committee tasked with negotiating a new collective agreement for community social services workers met with the...

News
MAY 19, 2010

Coquitlam members - get your vote out!

City of Coquitlam By-election for CouncillorWho can vote, and how and where to do it...Election Day is Saturday May 15,...