News
SEPTEMBER 7, 2010

CUPE 50 raises concerns about solid waste and recycling services

VICTORIA—CUPE 50 president John Burrows called on Victoria’s Mayor and Council to fully consider the public option in solid waste...

News
SEPTEMBER 7, 2010

Support Team Vancouver in the Homeless World Cup 2010

VANCOUVER—Team Canada is holding a fundraiser on Wednesday, September 1 from 6:30 – 10:30PM at Doolins Pub at Granville and...

News
AUGUST 30, 2010

Green, sustainable and growing

NORTH VANCOUVER—When CUPE 389 members at Delbrook Community Centre started composting waste from their small staff kitchen and one public...

News
AUGUST 26, 2010

CUPE Cup awarded to top lifeguard team

LANGLEY– Lifeguards tested skills against other teams from B.C. at the 11th annual lifeguard competition held last Saturday, August 14....

News
AUGUST 24, 2010

Recall BC Legislature now, put HST before MLAs for free vote says CUPE BC

BURNABY—Today’s ruling by BC Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert Bauman that the anti-HST initiative petition and accompanying legislation are legal...

Bargaining
AUGUST 23, 2010

Union welcomes mediation

QUESNEL–CUPE 1050, Quesnel municipal workers, are pleased that the City has agreed to engage the services of a mediator. The...

News
AUGUST 23, 2010

CUPE and public water rock the day

VANCOUVER—Public water was a hot item at Justice Rocks open air music festival on Sunday. On one of the hottest...

Bargaining
AUGUST 18, 2010

Union applies for mediation to settle dispute

VANCOUVER–The City of Quesnel was granted their request for an essential services order today by the Labour Relations Board. This...

News
AUGUST 17, 2010

CUPE locals sponsor Justice Rocks for third year

VANCOUVER—CUPE Locals 15, 389, 391, 1004 and Metro Vancouver, along with CUPE BC and CUPE National are co-sponsoring Justice Rocks,...