News
FEBRUARY 5, 2019

Art Gallery workers strike over concessions and wages

Gallery workers walk off the job in response to employer efforts to force a vote on rejected last offer VANCOUVER...

News
JANUARY 29, 2019

Vernon arena workers newest group to join CUPE

Vernon and Coldstream arena workers voted unanimously to join CUPE 626. VERNON — Thirteen arena workers in Vernon became members...

News
JANUARY 28, 2019

CUPE 15 issues 72-hour strike notice to Vancouver Art Gallery

Union vows to fight concessions and two-tier proposals BURNABY—The Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 15, has served 72-hour strike...

News
JANUARY 28, 2019

CUPE 402 welcomes City of Surrey fitness professionals

SURREY — CUPE 402 gained 206 new members through a Labour Relations Board (LRB) vote held on Friday, January 25....

News
JANUARY 25, 2019

CUPE 917 ramps up clothing drive for homeless, wins Golden Bean award

And the Golden Bean goes to…CUPE 917! Chili champions, pictured left to right are Jodi Mclean, Nick Vagvolgyi, Brad Lockwood,...

News
JANUARY 23, 2019

New membership numbers from CUPE National confirm CUPE BC as largest union in British Columbia

BURNABY - The latest CUPE membership numbers are out from CUPE National, showing continued growth in British Columbia, with nearly...

News
JANUARY 14, 2019

CUPE BC statement on RCMP actions at Unist’ot’en camp

CUPE BC today issued the following statement regarding last week’s events at the Unist’ot’en camp in Wet’suwet’en First Nation territory....

News
JANUARY 9, 2019

Additional support category added to 2019 Premier’s Awards for Excellence in Education

BURNABY – The Ministry of Education announced this week that nominations are now open for the 2019 Premier’s Awards for...

Commentary
JANUARY 8, 2019

What a year it was—and what a year lies ahead!

For CUPE BC, 2018 was an amazing year. The first full year of a BC NDP government that’s working to...