DECEMBER 9, 2019

December 6: The National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women

December 6 marked the 30th anniversary of the 1989 massacre in Montreal where 14 women were singled out and murdered...

DECEMBER 8, 2019

CUPE 7000 Statement

BURNABY—Today’s media coverage of the labour dispute between CUPE 7000 and the BCRTC (SkyTrain) included interviews with a TransLink spokesperson...

DECEMBER 7, 2019

SkyTrain strike to begin with full shutdown on Tuesday

BURNABY—Job action by SkyTrain employees will begin on Tuesday morning with a full withdrawal of services, CUPE 7000 President Tony...

DECEMBER 6, 2019

CUPE 7000 issues 72-hour strike notice for SkyTrain

BURNABY—CUPE 7000 has issued 72-hour strike notice to the BC Rapid Transit Company (SkyTrain) following four full days of mediation...

DECEMBER 3, 2019

Serving the Community: CUPE 498 hosts a free public skating event to support families and fitness in Port Coquitlam

More than 200 Port Coquitlam residents enjoyed a free skating event thanks to the work and support of CUPE 498,...

DECEMBER 1, 2019

CUPE solidarity inspires in the North

PRINCE GEORGE—Picket lines came down on Friday afternoon at the University of Northern BC as the Faculty Association strike was...

NOVEMBER 27, 2019

K-12 support staff bargaining wraps up province-wide

VANCOUVER—The K-12 Presidents Council announced today that all locals have now reached agreements with their respective districts and that K-12...

NOVEMBER 27, 2019

K-12 support workers in Central Okanagan reach tentative agreement

KELOWNA — CUPE 3523, K-12 support workers at School District 23 (Central Okanagan), reached a tentative agreement after 20 bargaining...

NOVEMBER 26, 2019

CUPE 951 President calls for donations to United Way

VICTORIA—CUPE 951 President Kirk Mercer, is urging other union locals to consider donating to the United Way on December 3,...