Greater Victoria Art Gallery workers join CUPE 410
December 07, 2017 08:57 ET | Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)
VICTORIA, British Columbia, Dec. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --  CUPE 410, Greater Victoria Public Library staff, welcomed 37 new members from the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria (AGGV) after a Labour...
CUPE 2254 and Regional District of Kootenay Boundary ratify agreement
December 01, 2017 12:12 ET | Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)
TRAIL, British Columbia, Dec. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new collective agreement is in place, following the completion of contract negotiations between CUPE 2254 and the Regional District of...
Community rallies in support of CUPE jail guards
November 29, 2017 17:35 ET | Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)
KELOWNA, British Columbia, Nov. 29, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A crowd gathered at Stuart Park today to support a fair first contract for CUPE 388 members who work as jail guards at the Kelowna RCMP...
CUPE 358 reaches tentative agreement with District of North Cowichan
November 23, 2017 15:01 ET | Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)
DUNCAN, British Columbia, Nov. 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CUPE Local 358 and the District of North Cowichan reached a tentative agreement yesterday (Nov. 22) with the assistance of a mediator...
CUPE 2450 members reject last offer deal
November 23, 2017 14:15 ET | Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)
NAKUSP, British Columbia, Nov. 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CUPE 2450 members have overwhelmingly rejected the Village of Nakusp’s ‘last offer’ in a vote administered this morning by the Labour...
Cowichan Valley civic workers vote in favour of strike action
November 06, 2017 15:42 ET | Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)
DUNCAN, Ontario, Nov. 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CUPE Local 358 members in the Cowichan Valley are still without a contract after nearly a year of negotiations and bargaining discussions with the...
CUPE 401 welcomes Port McNeill outside workers
November 01, 2017 15:39 ET | Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)
BURNABY, British Columbia, Nov. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CUPE 401 welcomed outside workers at the Corporation of the Town of Port McNeill into the local last week. The workers at the public...
CUPE BC statement on Fernie workplace tragedy
October 20, 2017 16:29 ET | Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - BC
BURNABY, British Columbia, Oct. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Following today’s announcement from the B.C. Coroner’s Service identifying the three workers killed in a tragic workplace accident in...
Negotiations underway for Kimberley Library Workers
October 11, 2017 13:21 ET | Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - BC
KIMBERLEY, British Columbia, Oct. 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Negotiations for a first collective agreement between CUPE Local 440 and the Kimberley Public Library began today, after library...
City of Kelowna Commissionaires renew strike mandate
October 04, 2017 17:41 ET | Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - BC
KELOWNA, British Columbia, Oct. 04, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CUPE Local 338 members who work as jail guards at the Kelowna RCMP Detachment have voted 100 per cent in favour of strike action after...