OCTOBER 7, 2019

CUPE 900 welcomes District of Barriere workers

KAMLOOPS — Workers at the District of Barriere voted to become members of CUPE in a Labour Board vote held...

SEPTEMBER 30, 2019

Ambulance paramedics, dispatchers ratify new collective agreement

VANCOUVER—B.C.’s 4,500 ambulance paramedics and emergency medical dispatchers have voted to ratify a new three-year collective agreement, signing off on...

SEPTEMBER 27, 2019

UVic sessional lecturers reach tentative agreement

VICTORIA— The union representing sessional lecturers at the University of Victoria (UVic) has reached a tentative agreement that addresses low...

SEPTEMBER 25, 2019

K-12 support workers in Okanagan-Skaha reach tentative agreement

PENTICTON — CUPE 523, K-12 support workers at School District 67 in Okanagan-Skaha reached a tentative agreement on Sept. 23,...

SEPTEMBER 23, 2019

Coldstream municipal workers vote 96 per cent in favour of striking

VERNON – Members of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 626 working for the District of Coldstream have...

SEPTEMBER 20, 2019

UNBC and TAs reach first collective agreement after “speedy” negotiation

PRINCE GEORGE - The first collective agreement for CUPE 2278 teaching assistants at the University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC)...

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019

City of Vancouver outside workers open municipal bargaining with eyes on affordability

Union concerned their members can no longer afford to live in the communities they serve VANCOUVER—This week the City of...

SEPTEMBER 18, 2019

CUPE 873-02, E-Comm bargaining talks go to mediation

RICHMOND—The BC Labour Relations Board has appointed mediator Trevor Sones to mediate contract talks between E-Comm Emergency Communications for British...

SEPTEMBER 17, 2019

Stepping Forward to End Violence, Harassment and Bullying: CUPE BC Executive Board members participate in Be More Than a Bystander training

BURNABY - On Saturday, members of CUPE BC’s executive board who are men or identify as male participated in the...