News
MAY 5, 2020

Pandemic underscores necessity for K-12 daytime custodians

NEW WESTMINSTER—CUPE 409 President Marcel Marsolais said that reinstating daytime custodians during the COVID-19 pandemic underscores the important work they...

News
APRIL 29, 2020

K-12: supporting the community during a pandemic

BURNABY—K-12 support staff might not be considered front-line workers during the COVID-19 crisis, but in Burnaby they’re certainly doing their...

Bargaining
APRIL 23, 2020

Paid domestic violence leave and equity wage adjustments among key elements of new contract for CUPE 2950 members

BURNABY-The University of British Columbia and CUPE 2950, the union representing clerical, library, and theatre workers at the institution, have...

News
APRIL 17, 2020

CUPE 716 supports Richmond school district food programs

RICHMOND—CUPE Local 716, representing K-12 support staff in School District 38, is supporting the Richmond Food Program and the district’s...

News
APRIL 14, 2020

K-12 Bulletin #3

Things continue to change rapidly. Our primary concern remains the health and safety of our members.  Many members have begun...

News
APRIL 9, 2020

B.C.’s 9-1-1 operators: please keep our lines open during pandemic

RICHMOND—During this year’s Emergency Service Dispatchers and 9-1-1 Awareness Week (April 5-11), B.C.’s 9-1-1 operators have a simple message for the public: please help us serve...

News
MARCH 31, 2020

How essential workers can access child care

All the updated info on how essential workers can access child care can be found here.