Bargaining
APRIL 14, 2010

HSPBA begins bargaining to improve health care delivery

BURNABY–Talks got underway today for a new collective agreement for health science professionals who deliver critical diagnostic, clinical and rehabilitation...

News
APRIL 14, 2010

Provincial underfunding to blame for VSB budget woes

VANCOUVER—Education minister Margaret MacDiarmid was not on hand to hear the community struggle with an $18 million funding shortfall in...

Bargaining
APRIL 13, 2010

Good news also comes in threes

HOPE – CUPE 458 members have reached a new collective agreement with the Fraser Valley Regional District.The workers at Hope...

News
APRIL 13, 2010

Managers to escape the knife in public library cuts

Admin counts for only one of 25 FTEs to go in first round of City budget rollbacksVANCOUVER— With Vancouver Public...

News
APRIL 13, 2010

Barlow says ‘get active’ for public sewage treatment in Victoria

VICTORIA – Speaking to a full house at St. Ann’s Academy in Victoria, Maude Barlow brought a global perspective to...

News
APRIL 13, 2010

Final call for convention resolutions

BURNABY—With only two months remaining before CUPE BC’s annual convention, all locals and district councils affiliated to the union are...

News
APRIL 13, 2010

‘Tappies’ toast World Water Day

VANCOUVER—World Water Day celebrations kicked off a day early Sunday with a tap water toast, local roots band Headwater and...

News
APRIL 13, 2010

CUPE members rally to build a better B.C.

VANCOUVER—CUPE members turned out in big numbers Saturday afternoon in Vancouver, joining more than a thousand people from a wide...

News
APRIL 13, 2010

Social services workers unite to support communities

BURNABY—Community social services workers are in every community in B.C., helping people daily. The services these workers provide are crucial...