DECEMBER 14, 2020

K-12 Bulletin #43 - Ensuring application and enforcement of K-12 COVID-19 Safety Plans

On May 14, 2020, the Provincial Health Officer issued an order requiring all employers to post a copy of their...

DECEMBER 11, 2020

K-12 Bulletin #42 - COVID-19 school closures, exposures, isolation and quarantine

CUPE is aware of school districts requiring our members to take sick time or unpaid time during periods of COVID-19...

DECEMBER 10, 2020

Ambulance Paramedics issue public warning of “triple threat” as holidays approach

Three quarters of B.C. still without full-time ambulance service amidst two health crises, says CUPE 873 VANCOUVER – As ambulance...

DECEMBER 9, 2020

Member engagement the key as health care presidents approve 2021 action plan

BURNABY—Having so far weathered the storm of COVID-19’s impact in the workplace thanks to the outstanding work of its members,...

DECEMBER 7, 2020

CUPE BC supports extension of SkyTrain Millennium Line to UBC Point Grey campus

Project will assist climate goals and reduce congestion while creating new jobs, says FaoroBURNABY—The time has come for the federal...

DECEMBER 3, 2020

K-12 Bulletin #41 - New coordinators assigned to K-12 sector

On behalf of the K-12 Presidents Council, I would like to welcome our new K-12 Coordinators, Jeanne Marr and Chris...

DECEMBER 2, 2020

Citizens need to know the facts about the Kamloops by-law department restructuring—CUPE 900

KAMLOOPS – Drastic changes to the way by-laws are enforced in Kamloops will mean higher costs for less service and...

NOVEMBER 30, 2020

CUPE 409 successfully lobbies for Living Wage in New Westminster

NEW WESTMINSTER—After several years of lobbying SD 40, CUPE 409 is pleased that the district adopted­­­­ the Living Wage policy...

NOVEMBER 27, 2020

K-12 Bulletin #40 - A warm welcome to Minister of Education Jennifer Whiteside

We warmly welcome Minister Whiteside and look forward to working with her to support and expand the critical work CUPE...