News
AUGUST 29, 2019

CUPE K-12 Local takes strike vote in Saanich

SAANICH — CUPE 441 members who work in K-12 have taken a strike vote in support of their bargaining committee....

Commentary
AUGUST 26, 2019

Labour Day—to know where we need to go, we must remember how we got here

While we all look forward to the Labour Day weekend, and think of it as the “final weekend of summer,”...

News
AUGUST 23, 2019

Hornby Island recycling workers join CUPE

COURTENAY – Workers at the Hornby Island Recycling Depot have become members of CUPE 556 when they voted to join...

News
AUGUST 15, 2019

Health care presidents anticipate growth in sector

NANAIMO—Growth in CUPE’s community health sector was a major topic of discussion at CUPE’s Health Care Presidents Council (HCPC) meeting...

News
AUGUST 1, 2019

UVic sessional lecturers and music instructors vote to strike

VICTORIA—With more than 90 per cent in favour, CUPE 4163 Component 3 members voted overwhelmingly to endorse job action at...

News
JULY 29, 2019

Vernon K-12 support workers reach tentative agreement

VERNON — CUPE 5523, K-12 support workers at School District 22 reached a tentative agreement on July 24 following six...

News
JULY 25, 2019

CUPE 118 and Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District ratify new agreement, establish new protections for temporary and casual workers

PORT ALBERNI – CUPE 118 and the Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District have ratified a new collective agreement concluding a ten-month negotiation...

News
JULY 22, 2019

B.C. 9-1-1 Operators launch awareness campaign

Emergency call takers and dispatchers are more than just a number, says CUPE 873-02 RICHMOND - B.C.’s 9-1-1 operators play...

News
JULY 17, 2019

Richmond K-12 support workers reach tentative agreement

RICHMOND — CUPE 716, K-12 support workers at School District 38, reached a tentative agreement on July 15 following 10...