POUCE COUPE, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Jan. 25, 2016) - Nine employees from the Village of Pouce Coupe have become members of CUPE Local 2403, Dawson Creek civic workers.

"I'm pleased to welcome these workers to Local 2403," said Acting President Melina Sweezey. "They will be a good fit with the members we represent in Dawson Creek."

The workers voted to join CUPE in a Labour Board vote counted on Friday, January 22.

CUPE 2403 represents approximately 150 workers including outside workers, bylaw officers, parks workers, administrative office staff and recreation workers, as well as sub-locals for library workers and the Peace Regional District.

Contact Information:

Melina Sweezey
CUPE 2403 President
250-784-5430

Aaron Young
CUPE National Servicing Representative
250-563-6914

Janet Szliske
CUPE Communications Representative
604-454-7293